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Drilling Rig Salary

$23,500 - $38,999
27% of jobs
$40,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$39,000 - $54,499
33% of jobs
$54,500 - $69,999
7% of jobs
$70,000 - $85,499
21% of jobs
The average salary is $89,949 a year
$85,500 - $100,999
4% of jobs
$104,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$101,000 - $116,499
2% of jobs
$116,500 - $131,999
2% of jobs
$132,000 - $147,499
0% of jobs
$147,500 - $162,999
0% of jobs
$163,000 - $178,499
0% of jobs
$178,500 - $194,000
0% of jobs

National Average

$23,500 $89,949/year $194,000
Drilling Rig Salary Comparison by Location
United States
Ashburn, VA

As of Jul 16, 2019, the average annual pay for a Drilling Rig in the United States is $89,949 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $194,000 and as low as $23,500, the majority of Drilling Rig salaries currently range between $40,000 (25th percentile) to $104,000 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Drilling Rig varies modestly (up to $64,000), which suggests there may be fewer opportunities for advancement based on skill level, but increased pay based on location and years of experience is still possible.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Drilling Rig job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working as a Drilling Rig in your area are making on average $92,015 per year or $2,066 (2%) more than the national average annual salary of $89,949. Virginia ranks number 16 out of 50 states nationwide for Drilling Rig salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Drilling Rig jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Average Drilling Rig Salary Across the U.S.

Salary Range (Percentile)
  25th Average 75th
Annual Salary $40,000 $89,949 $104,000
Monthly Salary $3,333 $7,496 $8,667
Weekly Salary $769 $1,730 $2,000
Hourly Salary $19 $43 $50

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