How much does a Rig Operator make in Sun Valley, NV? The average Rig Operator salary in Sun Valley, NV is $49,789 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $42,589 and $60,686. 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 Rig Operator

Rig Operator is responsible for operation of the rig, crew, and equipment and for ensuring customer satisfaction with all services rendered. Ensures that all crew are at the rig and ready to work at scheduled time. Being a Rig Operator maintains productivity standards for all rig functions. Maintains a safe working environment and ensures compliance of applicable regulations and policies. Additionally, Rig Operator may require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Rig Operator supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organization characterized by highly transactional or repetitive processes. Contributes to the development of processes and procedures. Thorough knowledge of functional area under supervision. To be a Rig Operator typically requires 3 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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About Sun Valley, Nevada    Sun Valley is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. The population was 19,299 at the 2010 census. It is north of Re....More

Sun Valley, Nevada  area prices were up 2.5% from a year ago    View the Cost of Living in Sun Valley, Nevada

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Skills associated with Rig Operator: Rig Operations, Productivity Management, Safety Procedures, Crew Dispatch

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