Oil Rig Motorman Salary

An Oil Rig Motorman earns an average wage of $21.32 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$18,246 - $130,872
(Median)
$18K
$58K
$130K
MEDIAN: $58,180
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90%

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$13.10 - $26.11
(Median)
$13
$21
$26
MEDIAN: $21.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$18,246 - $130,872  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,087  
Total Pay (?
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$37,952 - $125,553  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.10 - $26.11  
   
Overtime
$18.18 - $40.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,087  
   
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).
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$37,952 - $125,553  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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Job Description for Oil Rig Motorman

Oil rig motormen work under oil rig drillers and perform maintenance and small repairs on drilling equipment, including daily inspections of equipment to ensure that there are no damages. Knowledge of state and federal regulations is important in this position, and these regulations must be followed at all times.

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Oil Rig Motorman Tasks

  • Align and manipulate sections of pipe or drill stem from drilling rig during removal and replace with strings of pipe or drill stem and drill bit.
  • Operate specialized hydraulic pumping systems to place cement in wells or treat wells with chemicals, sand mixtures or gases to stimulate production.
  • Responsible for routine preventive maintenance and minor repairs to engines on oil rigs.
  • Assemble pumping equipment and attach pumps and hoses to wellhead.

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What is it like working as an Oil Rig Motorman?

Oil Rig Motorman in Pratt:
Pros: Working outdoors, seeing the beautiful country side, and knowing that I am a small part of the process in making a product that allows us as people to travel around the world. We are always concerned about safety and the health of our fellow crew members.
Cons: Some long hours. Time away from the family.

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Experience Affects Oil Rig Motorman Salaries

National Average
$58,000

Entry-Level
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Mid-Career
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 18%
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