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Clean Out Driller Helper Salary
in Illinois, United States

$43,994 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Clean Out Driller Helper is $43,994 a year and $21 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Clean Out Driller Helper is between $32,806 and $53,304. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Cleans out and restores old or damaged gas or oil wells, using handtools, as assistant to clean-out driller: unloads cleanout tools and equipment at well site.
  • Levels truck bed at wellhead and aligns hoist cable over borehole, using hand-operated jacks.
  • Assembles and attaches specified cleanout tools, such as bailers and swabs, to cable, using wrenches.
  • Guides tools into borehole.
  • Pushes filled bailer to dumping position and unscrews bailer gate to dump mud, water, and debris removed from well.
  • Guides cable lifting tools from well onto hoist drum, using pinchbar.
  • Dismantles and cleans tools and equipment, using wrenches.
  • Oils and greases machinery.
  • Performs other duties as described under helper.
Clean Out Driller Helper Job Prevalence in Illinois, United States

Job family: Helpers--Extraction Workers

Job family population: 15,280

Estimated population of Clean Out Driller Helper jobs: 715

Rate of error: 4.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Illinois, United States

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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Clean Out Driller Helper Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Route Sales and Service Driver
Jun 13
Dolton, United States
Clean Harbors
... as helping out in the warehouse, loading and unloading trucks, as needed. Flexibility, sales ... Class B CDL license, clean 3-year MVR; * Ability to obtain Hazmat and Tanker Endorsement within 60 ...
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May 22
Millstadt, IL, USA
Roberts Environmental Drilling, Inc
Must have a clean driving record * Must Pass Drug test * Must be able to work outside all year ... helping the driller installing wells, running small equipment, etc. What we have to offer ...
Staff Attorney, Clean Energy/Coal
Jun 3
... shut clean energy out of the markets, and to steer public utility spending away from new and ... Help develop and execute effective media strategies. Work effectively with other departments within ...
Relief Driver/Material Handler
May 24
Elgin, United States
Clean Harbors
... as helping out in the warehouse, loading and unloading trucks, as needed. Flexibility, sales ... Strong customer service background Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, has a commitment ...
Laborer / CDL A Driver
May 22
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Earth Solutions, Inc
Drilling experience a plus; training is available.Utility locating experience is a plus. Must have ... Must possess a clean driving record * Ability to perform daily pre-trip, post-trip and safety ...
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