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Derrick Worker Well Services Salary
in Alabama, United States

$34,984 (USD)

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Last updated: March 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Derrick Worker Well Services is $34,984 a year and $17 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Derrick Worker Well Services is between $26,372 and $42,139. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates power hoist in truck-mounted, pulling-machine derrick to transfer rod sections to and from derrick racks to rod lifting clamps as sections are removed or returned to oil well: climbs ladder attached to side of derrick to rod platform.
  • Presses rod hoist control pedal on rod platform to lower rod transfer device (rod bottle) to proximity of rod sections suspended in derrick.
  • Attaches transfer device to rod sections and releases pedal to raise rod sections for disconnection of rod lifting clamp (rod elevator).
  • Unlatches lifting clamp and presses pedal to lower rod sections while manually guiding sections into rod holding slots attached to derrick.
  • Descends derrick ladder to tubing platform and fastens safety belt to prepare to transfer tubing sections.
  • Disconnects lifting clamp (tubing elevators) from tubing sections that have been raised into derrick, disconnected from subsequent sections in wellhole, and lowered onto ground racking board.
  • Guides tubing sections into slots of tubing rack to stand sections in derrick.
  • Guides tubing sections from tubing rack slots to tubing platform and attaches lifting clamp to sections after defective tubing is replaced, casing repaired, or other oil well service performed.
  • Aligns tubing sections perpendicularly over wellhole to assist in connection of tubing sections and prevent damage to threads of sections.
  • Unfastens safety belt and climbs ladder to rod platform to prepare to transfer rod sections.
  • Presses rod control pedal to lower rod transfer device to rods in holding slots.
  • Attaches device to rod sections and relea.
Derrick Worker Well Services Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Hoist and Winch Operators

Job family population: 3,080

Estimated population of Derrick Worker Well Services jobs: 144

Rate of error: 9.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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