How much does a Drilling Engineer V make in West Virginia? The average Drilling Engineer V salary in West Virginia is $177,524 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $151,942 and $189,053. 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 V

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)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Weirton, WV Avg. Salary $195,452 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Wheeling, WV Avg. Salary $196,158 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Accoville, WV Avg. Salary $180,910 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adrian, WV Avg. Salary $176,321 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Advent, WV Avg. Salary $181,551 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Albright, WV Avg. Salary $190,006 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alderson, WV Avg. Salary $183,849 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alkol, WV Avg. Salary $178,602 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Allen Junction, WV Avg. Salary $180,910 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alloy, WV Avg. Salary $180,910 Date Updated June 28, 2020

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