How much does a Drilling Engineer IV make in Kentucky? The average Drilling Engineer IV salary in Kentucky is $159,662 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $142,195 and $173,952. 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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Job Description for Drilling Engineer IV

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 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Aberdeen, KY Avg. Salary $151,348 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adairville, KY Avg. Salary $152,910 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adams, KY Avg. Salary $148,497 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adolphus, KY Avg. Salary $156,156 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Ages Brookside, KY Avg. Salary $147,038 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Albany, KY Avg. Salary $155,674 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alexandria, KY Avg. Salary $165,787 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Allen, KY Avg. Salary $148,497 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Allensville, KY Avg. Salary $151,726 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Almo, KY Avg. Salary $151,348 Date Updated June 28, 2020
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