The average wage for a Roustabout is $16.49 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$30,773 - $158,374
(Median)
$31K
$51K
$160K
MEDIAN: $50,623
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$11.95 - $25.74
(Median)
$12
$16
$26
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$30,773 - $158,374  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,090  
Total Pay (?
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$27,379 - $90,112  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$11.95 - $25.74  
   
Overtime
$18.82 - $39.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,090  
   
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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$27,379 - $90,112  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Job Description for Roustabout

Roustabouts work with the equipment used in oil production processes, which includes manufacturing amine and glycol-skipped equipment, and are essential to the operations of oil companies. They also assist both senior and low-level employees with construction activities, pipe-fitting, and manufacturing needed equipment; this includes assisting in the fabrication of piping and structural steel and building amine units. Specifically, welders and pipe-fitters require support from roustabouts on a regular basis.

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Roustabout Tasks

  • Ensure safe operation of equipment that adheres to company and government regulations.
  • Operate hand and power tools to set up oil rigs, wellheads, lines, pumps and other equipment.
  • Monitor, maintain and repair production equipment.

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Experience Affects Roustabout Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$51,000

Experienced
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
medical benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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