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Rig Manager Salary

The average salary for a Rig Manager is $119,321 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$97,071 - $198,106
(Median)
$97K
$120K
$200K
MEDIAN: $119,320
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$97,071 - $198,106  
   
Bonus
$493.16 - $46,150  
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$95,741 - $236,368  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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Job Description for Rig Manager

  • Responsible for coordinating the rig crew shifts as well as the day-to-day drilling activities.
  • Ensure adherence to safety practices.
  • Manage the set up and take down of rigs.
  • Promote compliance with environmental and other governmental regulations among rig crew.

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Experience Affects Rig Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 52%

Experienced
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National Average
$125,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 18%