Average Salary for Transocean Offshore Inc Employees

Operating out of Houston, Texas, drilling oil and gas wells company Transocean Offshore Inc employs talent in positions ranging from Rig Manager to Accountant. Workers at Transocean Offshore Inc bring home significant six-figure salaries — on average, employees make $112K. The most important factor affecting pay for Transocean Offshore Inc employees is your role at the company, though how long you've been working plays a role as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Houston, Texas 77046


Drilling Oil and Gas Wells


Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $80K annually. Survey participants who have worked at Transocean Offshore Inc for between five and 10 years earn around $85K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (38 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $172K annually.


U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Florida; salaries there average to $250K per year.


Rig Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $182K annually — though Accountants also do fairly well at $68K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Certified Public Accountant certainly has its perks — salaries approach $70K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc); Transocean Offshore Inc awards about $97K to these degree-holders.


When it comes to skills, Drilling Engineering seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $182K per year. Microsoft Excel is regularly seen around here; slightly less than a third of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Other top skills include Financial Analysis, Microsoft Word, and Quality Assurance / Quality Control.


With a more than 3 to 1 male-to-female ratio, men represent the better half of Transocean Offshore Inc's employees who responded to the survey.

Benefits and Perks

Most survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. For nearly all workers, benefits include health insurance, and the vast majority of survey participants get dental coverage, too. Transocean Offshore Inc employees also enjoy perks such as a company cell phone, relocation expenses, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Transocean Offshore Inc


21 %
79 %
$48,656 - $177,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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