Average Salary for Parker Drilling Company Employees

The average employee at Parker Drilling Company takes home $60K annually. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

Houston, Texas 77077


Petroleum, Drilling Oil and Gas Wells, Petroleum industry

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Parker Drilling Company employees (46 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn approximately $58K per year on average.


Parker Drilling Company workers in Alaska earn the most — around $70K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Human Resources Professionals are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $83K per year. Employees who have a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) make the most here, hauling in $80K annually.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Employee Relations; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of about $85K per year. Microsoft Office is a popular skill in the Parker Drilling Company workforce; about one in three of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Three more common skills are Safety Compliance, Data Analysis, and Recruiting.

Benefits and Perks

A solid majority of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Parker Drilling Company sponsors. At Parker Drilling Company, a solid majority of employees have health insurance, and a fair number of employees have dental coverage. Parker Drilling Company also dishes out privileges such as a company cell phone.

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Key Stats for Parker Drilling Company


46 %
54 %
$54,500 - $81,500
$51,429 - $81,389

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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