The average pay for an Earth Driller, (but not Oil and Gas) is $17.57 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$13.85 - $25.25
(Median)
$14
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.85 - $25.25  
   
Overtime
$24.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$34,855 - $76,140  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

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

  • Monitor drilling operations, checking gauges and listening to equipmentand adjust the drilling as needed based upon conditions.
  • Verify depths and alignments of boring positions.
  • 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.

Earth Driller, (but not Oil and Gas) Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Earth Driller, (but not Oil and Gas) Reviews

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.

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Earth Driller, (but not Oil and Gas) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 4%

National Average
$52,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
43%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 40%
ADVERTISEMENT