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Driller Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$70,047 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Driller is $70,047 a year and $34 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Driller is between $50,452 and $86,296. 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 Connecticut, United States.

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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 Connecticut, United States

General Machinist
Nov 16
Windsor, CT, USA
Operate horizontal and vertical lathes, milling and grinding machines, VTL's, Jig Bores, Bridgeport's, rubber grinding, Prototrack, drill presses and other special shop equipment for repair of parts
Oct 5
Farmington, USA
Job Juncture, Inc.
Operate horizontal and vertical lathes, milling and grinding machines, VTL's, jigbores, Bridgeports, rubber grinding, Prototrack, drill press and other special shop equipment for repair of parts
Construction Shop Mechanic
Oct 8
Glastonbury, CT, USA
Clarence Welti Associates, Inc.
Repair Drilling equipment, trucks, trailers, and other powered equipment * Perform routine maintenance on all equipment * Repair Hydraulic powered equipment * Welding and Fabrication for equipment ...
Maintenance Mechanic
Nov 15
Groton, United States
General Dynamics Electric Boat
Operating lathes, drill presses, grinders and other metal working tools to make and repair parts/equipment. Physical QualificationsClimbing, Color Vision, Crawling, Heavy Lifting, Kneeling, Light ...
91B Light-Wheel Vehicle Mechanic
Sep 20
Middletown, CT, USA
Army National Guard
Most non-prior service candidates will earn between $200 and $250 per drill weekend, subject to change Requirements * Military enlistment in the Army National Guard * Must be at least a junior in ...