Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Roustabout is $16.61
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Roustabouts?
An entry-level Roustabout with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.10 based on 12 salaries. An early career Roustabout with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.40 based on 51 salaries. A mid-career Roustabout …Read more
What Do Roustabouts Do?
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 …Read more
- Monitor, maintain and repair production equipment.
- Operate hand and power tools to set up oil rigs, wellheads, lines, pumps and other equipment.
- Ensure safe operation of equipment that adheres to company and government regulations.