A Driller earns an average salary of AU$103,643 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Driller is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$65,030 - AU$149,184
AU$65K
AU$100K
AU$150K
MEDIAN: AU$103,100
10%
50%
90%
AU$25.94 - AU$44.57
AU$26
AU$34
AU$45
MEDIAN: AU$34.20
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$149K
Salary AU$65,030 - AU$149,184
Bonus AU$2,027 - AU$39,453
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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AU$60,530 - AU$141,626
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 84
Hourly Data AU$0AU$62
Hourly Rate AU$25.94 - AU$44.57
Overtime AU$53.17
Annual Data AU$0AU$141K
Bonus AU$2,027 - AU$39,453
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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AU$60,530 - AU$141,626
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 68

Job Description for Driller

"Driller" can refer to many different positions, but it generally includes physical work in a construction or oil rig environment. Educational requirements for these positions generally do not exist, but some may require a high school degree or equivalent. Work history requirements vary from position to position, as some are open to entry-level candidates that must be trained, while others require experience with and knowledge of relevant tools. Some certifications or licenses may be required to perform the work, but this varies from state to state; some positions may allow candidates to work toward them after the hiring process.

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Driller Tasks

  • Operate machinery to drill and install wells.
  • Use mapping and sonar instruments to identify where to place wells.
  • Participate in safety programs.
  • Take steps for remediation, including adding chemicals and repairing equipment.
  • Monitor wells, record measurements, and observe the site.

Driller Pay By Employer

$0$42K

$36,732

Driller Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Driller

Pay by Experience for a Driller has a positive trend. An entry-level Driller with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$75,000 based on 59 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Driller with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$92,000 based on 77 salaries. An experienced Driller which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$93,000 based on 45 salaries. A Driller with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$130,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$87,147

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Driller

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Driller Salaries

▲49%

▲7%

▲5%

National Average
AU$87,000

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 93%