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Driller Machine Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$37,397 (USD)

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Last updated: February 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Driller Machine is $37,397 a year and $18 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Driller Machine is between $27,963 and $45,235. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Sets up and operates self-propelled or truck-mounted drilling machine to bore blasting holes in overburden at strip mine, open pit, quarry, or construction site: positions and stabilizes machine, using jacks, and lowers drill shaft into position.
  • Moves levers to start and advance drill into overburden, ore, or rock formation.
  • Stops drill to install additional drill stems.
  • Observes operation to detect binding or stoppage of drill.
  • Removes drill when specified depth has been reached.
  • Replaces broken or worn parts, using handtools, and lubricates equipment.
  • May charge and set off explosives in blasting holes.
  • May be assisted by driller helper (construction; mine & quarry).
  • May be designated according to type of drill operated as tractor-drill operator (construction; mine & quarry); rotary-drill operator (construction; mine & quarry); wagon-drill operator (construction; mine & quarry).
Driller Machine Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 11,030

Estimated population of Driller Machine jobs: 1,077

Rate of error: 4.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Driller Machine Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Machinist / Precision tooling - 1st shift
Jan 26
Omaha, NE, USA
Nesco Resource
Plans machining by studying work orders, blue prints and engineering orders. Plans stock inventory ... Maintains specifications by observing drilling, cutting, grooving including facing and turning
Horizontal Drilling Bore Operator/Locators - Relocation to California
Feb 13
Omaha, NE, USA
Local Specialty Construction Company
... MACHINERY - Can operate backhoe, bobcat, skidsteer, roller, jackhammer, other power tools efficiently - Experience with Ditch witch JT9/JT20-20 - Can Locate underground utilities - Has NO prior ...
Tool & Die Maker
Jan 25
Omaha, NE, USA
KB Electronics
... machines, surface grinders, drilling and tapping equipment, heat treating process equipment, hardness tester and be able to design, develop and service the Dies in a safe manner. · Ability to read ...
Maintenance Mechanic
Feb 11
Seward, NE, USA
KapStone Paper and Packaging
Must have 2-3 years of successful electrical troubleshooting and repair experience, and be able to operate small machinery (lathe, drill press, welding equipment) * Must have at least one full year ...
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