C$139,553
Avg. Salary
C$25.88
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Directional Driller is C$25.88 per hour.

The average pay for a Directional Driller is C$139,553 per year.

10%
C$20.82
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C$25.88
50%
C$37.21
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MEDIAN C$25.88
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C$58k
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C$140k
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C$242k
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MEDIAN C$139,553
C$57,928 - C$241,610
C$58K
C$140K
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MEDIAN: C$139,553
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MEDIAN: C$25.88
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C$0C$241K
Salary C$57,928 - C$241,610
Bonus C$2,000
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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C$48,535 - C$171,560
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jun 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 12
Hourly Data C$0C$58
Hourly Rate C$20.82 - C$37.21
Overtime C$31.97 - C$58.31
Annual Data C$0C$171K
Bonus C$2,000
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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C$48,535 - C$171,560
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jun 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

Job Description for Directional Driller

A directional driller is crucial to the energy field in this day and age. More and more oil is needed to supply the energy demands of the world, and it is being accomplished on the ground every day. Hydraulic fracture drilling, or fracking, is accomplished by many techniques, but the primary one is horizontal, or directional, drilling. You will be the one on the ground handling the machinery required to get oil out of the ground. This is definitely a manual labor position, and you will be required to perform physically demanding duties on a daily basis.

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Directional Driller Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

109%

72%

-6%

National Average: C$71,772

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

Key Stats for Directional Driller

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Directional Driller Salaries

▲97%

▲84%

National Average
C$72,000

▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 36%