How much does a Drilling Engineer III make in Texas? The average Drilling Engineer III salary in Texas is $138,699 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $121,388 and $152,229. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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25% $121,388 10% $105,628 90% $164,548 75% $152,229 $138,699 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Drilling Engineer III

Drilling Engineer III is responsible for the design and implementation of oil and gas wells. Performs design evaluations and recommends alterations to improve safety, costs, and efficiency. Being a Drilling Engineer III may conduct risk assessment and cost estimation. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Additionally, Drilling Engineer III is familiar with the standard concepts, practices, and procedures. May lead or direct the work of others. May report to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Drilling Engineer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbott, TX Avg. Salary $127,509 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Abernathy, TX Avg. Salary $122,455 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Abilene, TX Avg. Salary $128,816 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Ace, TX Avg. Salary $135,864 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Ackerly, TX Avg. Salary $121,852 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Addison, TX Avg. Salary $139,731 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adkins, TX Avg. Salary $136,970 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adrian, TX Avg. Salary $128,392 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Afton, TX Avg. Salary $121,852 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Agua Dulce, TX Avg. Salary $129,861 Date Updated June 28, 2020
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