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Average Salary for Atwood Oceanics Employees

Operating out of Houston, Texas, drilling rig contractor company Atwood Oceanics employs talent in positions ranging from Senior Internal Auditor to Executive Assistant. The typical salary at Atwood Oceanics is $70K per year. For the most part, employee paychecks at Atwood Oceanics fluctuate depending on your experience level; your role at the company also matters, but to a lesser degree. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Employer: Atwood Oceanics
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Executive Assistant (2)
$41,214 - $87,871  
[-]Executive Assistant (2)
Salary$45,049 - $83,806  
Total Pay$41,214 - $87,871  
[+]Senior Internal Auditor (2)
$72,316 - $105,802  
[+]Senior Internal Auditor (2)
Salary$67,180 - $97,654  
Bonus$2,578 - $14,872  
Total Pay$72,316 - $105,802  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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Atwood Oceanics Details

Houston, Texas

Drilling Rig Contractor

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Years of Experience

A tenure of five to ten years results in average pay of $82K. On the whole, the greater proportion of employees (38 percent) have a tenure of 10-19 years and bring home around $55K annually.


Bringing in the most money are Senior Internal Auditors — their earnings average approximately $82K. Executive Assistants are a close second at $63K.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Public Accountant s are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $82K. 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 around $82K. A common skill in Atwood Oceanics' work force is Microsoft Office; roughly one-half of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to know Risk Management / Risk Control, Data Entry, and Internal Audit.

Benefits and Perks

Almost all workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a solid majority of workers, and the greater part of workers report receiving dental coverage as well.

Key Stats

67 %
33 %
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

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