How much does a Field Operator I make in the United States? The average Field Operator I salary in the United States is $49,239 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $43,535 and $54,416. 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. 

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Job Description for Field Operator I

Field Operator I sets up, operates and troubleshoots a variety of machines and/or equipment on customer site in accordance with established procedures and guidelines. Reads and interprets blueprints and diagrams to select, position and secure machinery. Being a Field Operator I adjusts machine settings to complete tasks accurately, according to specifications, and in a timely fashion. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Field Operator I may have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. The Field Operator I may require 0-1 year of general work experience. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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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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Skills associated with Field Operator I: Technical Services, On Site Preventive Maintenance, Technical Troubleshooting, Field Service ...More

Salary estimation for Field Operator I at companies like : Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc., KINDER MORGAN, INC., Kosmos Energy Ltd.

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