Drilling Engineer IV Salary in Independence, Missouri

How much does a Drilling Engineer IV make in Independence, MO? The average Drilling Engineer IV salary in Independence, MO is $163,971 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $146,034 and $178,652. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

About Independence, Missouri    Independence is the fifth-largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri. It lies within Jackson County, of which it is the county seat. Independence is....More

Independence, Missouri  area prices were up 1.7% from a year ago    View the Cost of Living in Independence, Missouri

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Skills Associated with Drilling Engineer IV: Cost Estimation, Feasibility Study, Well and Drilling Design, Risk Assessment ...More

Salary estimation for Drilling Engineer IV at companies like : BONANZA CREEK ENERGY INC, KINDER MORGAN INC, KOSMOS ENERGY LTD

Job Description

Drilling Engineer IV provides expert judgment for the design and implementation of oil and gas wells. Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced research into emerging technology in the field. Being a Drilling Engineer IV recommends alterations to development and design to improve safety, costs, and efficiency. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Additionally, Drilling Engineer IV may report to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Drilling Engineer IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc., an exploration and production company, focuses on the extraction of onshore oil and related liquids-rich natural gas in the United States. The company's primary oil and liquids-weighted assets are located in the Wattenberg Field in Colorado. As of December 31, 2018, it had proved reserves of... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2018
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