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Driller Helper Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$49,025 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Driller Helper is $49,025 a year and $24 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Driller Helper is between $36,657 and $59,300. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Driller Helper. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Bores or burn blasts holes in overburden at strip mine, open pit, quarry, or construction site, as assistant to driller, machine (construction; mine & quarry): signals driller, machine (construction; mine & quarry) to position machine.
  • Adds, positions, and replaces drill stems, burners, casings, cables, and hoses to assist in drilling operation.
  • Pulls electric cables and water hoses clear of machine treads.
  • Observes ground surface and machine operation for indications of unsafe conditions.
  • Collects ore samples for laboratory analysis.
  • Lubricates and cleans equipment.
  • Performs other duties as described under helper.
Driller Helper Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Helpers--Extraction Workers

Job family population: 15,280

Estimated population of Driller Helper jobs: 857

Rate of error: 4.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Driller Helper Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

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Manpower US
Qualification · Previous experience in assembling, or other related fields · Ability to work well in teams · Must have your own tools i.e. allen wrench, screw driver, drill etc If you are ...
Installation Specialist
May 31
Bellevue, WA, USA
SmartTalent Search & Skilled Trade - North
Basic construction knowledge required along with basic tools (tape measure and 18 volt power drill ... SmartTalent is your regional expert and we have the resources to help you with your job search and ...
Associate Technical Program Manager- Sales Systems
Jun 9
Seattle, United States
Tableau Software
We help people see and understand their data. We are the market leader in the business intelligence ... Equally comfortable digging into business requirements and product planning, as drilling into ...
Mechanical Engineering Technician
May 29
Fresh Consulting
We've been growing fast and need someone to help us continue to manage the delivery of high-quality ... drill, reamer, file, tap, hacksaw) and assembling of devices Experience with high accuracy ...
Installation Assistant
May 9
Bellevue, WA, USA
SmartTalent North End
Basic construction knowledge required along with basic tools (tape measure and 18 volt power drill ... the resources to help you with your job search and get you working. We have flexible staffing ...
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