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Driller Salary
in British Columbia, Canada

$69,636 (CAD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Driller is $69,636 a year and $33 an hour in British Columbia, Canada. The average salary range for a Driller is between $50,156 and $85,790. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Driller. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in British Columbia, Canada.

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Job Summary

  • Drills shallow boreholes to obtain samples of earth formations, for placement of explosives in seismic prospecting, or for other tests to discover petroleum, using portable rotary drilling rigs.
  • Positions truck-mounted derrick at drilling area specified on field map.
  • Starts rig and moves throttles and clutches to raise and lower drilling pipes.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Driller Job Listings for British Columbia, Canada

Drilling Equipment Sales Representative
Oct 29
Multi-Power Products Ltd.
Multi-Power is a leading Canadian manufacturer of drilling equipment. Based in Kelowna, BC, Multi-Power has been designing, manufacturing and servicing mineral exploration, geotechnical/environmental ...
Sheet Metal Worker
Sep 25
Surrey, BC, Canada
KCS Heating
Drill and punch holes in metal, for screws, bolts, and rivets. * Fasten seams and joints together with welds, bolts, cement, rivets, solder, caulks, metal drive clips, and bonds in order to assemble ...
Fleet & Equipment Manager
Nov 27
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Hydraulic excavators, loaders, dozers, directional drilling equipment, hydrovac equipment, etc. * Liaise with LTS business leaders to understand short-term and long-term demand and plan the number ...
Senior Salesforce Developer
Oct 25
Vancouver, Canada
You have the ability to drill down to the details, obtaining the right level of specificity. * A solid communication style. You are concise, on point and effective. You can communicate technical ...