The average pay for an Earth Driller, (but not Oil and Gas) is $17.80 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$13.95 - $27.40
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.95 - $27.40  
   
Overtime
$24.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
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Total Pay (?
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$35,888 - $67,370  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Job Description for Earth Driller, (but not Oil and Gas)

  • Regulate rotary speed, air pressure, and downward pressure, depending upon the type of rock or concrete being drilled.
  • Start, stop, and control drilling speed of machines.
  • Monitor drilling operations, checking gauges and listening to equipmentand adjust the drilling as needed based upon conditions.
  • Verify depths and alignments of boring positions.

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Q: What is it like working as an Earth Driller, (but not Oil and Gas)?

Earth Driller, (but not Oil and Gas) in Columbus:
"Gets old."
Pros: Same thing all the time . Working in the weather doesn't bother me. If pay was higher I wouldn't mind it as much.
Cons: Pay isn't high enough. Weather can suck sometimes. Promotions are rare. Raises stink.

Key Stats for Earth Driller, (but not Oil and Gas)

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
40%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Earth Driller, (but not Oil and Gas) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$52,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
40%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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