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Drilling Rig Manager Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$130,506 (USD)

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Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Drilling Rig Manager is $130,506 a year and $63 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Drilling Rig Manager is between $90,016 and $162,772. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Drilling Rig Manager. 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

  • Oversees day-to-day drilling and rig operation, and manages setup and takedown of rigs.
  • Manages the planning and efficient execution of the drilling program in coordination with the contracting oil company and rig department heads.
  • Coordinates activities of and interfaces with the rig crews.
  • Complies with the operating manual, environmental standards, government laws, company policies, and regulatory requirements.
Drilling Rig Manager Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Managers, All Other

Job family population: 430,120

Estimated population of Drilling Rig Manager jobs: 158,056

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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