Average Salary for Atwood Oceanics Employees

Operating out of Houston, Texas, drilling rig contractor industry company Atwood Oceanics employs talent in positions ranging from Senior Internal Auditor to Executive Assistant. Compensation for Atwood Oceanics employees tends to be around $70K annually. How long you've been working is weighted most heavily when it comes to salary consideration at Atwood Oceanics; what you do at the company has a (lesser) effect as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

Employer: Atwood Oceanics
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Executive Assistant (2)
$43,349 - $87,142  
[-]Executive Assistant (2)
Salary$45,405 - $86,722  
Total Pay$43,349 - $87,142  
[+]Senior Internal Auditor (2)
$73,067 - $105,043  
[+]Senior Internal Auditor (2)
Salary$67,113 - $96,187  
Bonus$2,587 - $16,092  
Total Pay$73,067 - $105,043  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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About This Company

Houston, Texas 

Drilling Rig Contractor

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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Atwood Oceanics for between five and ten years earn approximately $82K on average. The largest slice of the Atwood Oceanics workforce (38 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns $55K per year.


Senior Internal Auditors are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing around $82K; Executive Assistants are next on the list, bringing in close to $63K.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to about $82K for Certified Public Accountants, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Becoming a Certified Information Systems Auditor can certainly pay off here; those folks make $82K.


When it comes to skills, Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance Audit seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $82K. Microsoft Office is regularly seen around here; one-half of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to know Risk Management / Risk Control, Data Entry, and Internal Audit.

Benefits and Perks

Almost all workers participate in a 401(k) program. Atwood Oceanics provides health insurance to the greater part of workers, and a solid majority of workers do receive dental coverage.

Key Stats for Atwood Oceanics


67 %
33 %
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

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