Drilling Engineer V Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Drilling Engineer V make in District of Columbia? The average Drilling Engineer V salary in District of Columbia is $220,844 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $189,019 and $235,184. 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.

25% $189,019 10% $160,043 90% $248,240 75% $235,184 $220,844 50%(Median)
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Drilling Engineer V 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 V recommends alterations to development and design to improve safety, costs, and efficiency. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Drilling Engineer V demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. May report to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Drilling Engineer V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $219,732 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $219,732 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $219,732 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $219,732 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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