The average salary for a Rig Manager is $128,130 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$86,099 - $196,501
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MEDIAN: $128,130
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$80K$160K$240K
Salary
$86,099 - $196,501  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $45,615  
Total Pay (?
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$96,644 - $233,054  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$34.73  
   
Overtime
$48.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $45,615  
   
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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$96,644 - $233,054  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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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

Experienced
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Late-Career
0%

National Average
$140,000

Mid-Career
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
medical benefits
Vision: 88%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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