Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Mud Logger is $12.22
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Mud Loggers?
An entry-level Mud Logger with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.50 based on 11 salaries. An early career Mud Logger with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.49 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Mud Logger …Read more
What Do Mud Loggers Do?
Mud loggers are responsible for drilling holes in the ground for clients who want wells dug in their properties, particularly homeowners and businesses. Mud loggers are usually part of a third-party crew which is called in to drill the holes, and they also drill holes for oil and other substances to be extracted from the ground.
Communication skills are important in this position to work well with supervisors and other mud loggers and communicate their findings and what must be done. Mud …Read more