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Oil Well Service Operator Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$65,419 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Oil Well Service Operator is $65,419 a year and $31 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for an Oil Well Service Operator is between $47,585 and $80,262. 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

  • Controls pumping and blending equipment to acidize, cement, or fracture gas or oil wells and permeable rock formations: consults with superintendent, drilling and production to determine well conditions, pipe sizes, and amounts of acid, cement, or fracturing chemicals to be used.
  • Gives directions to oil-well-service-operator helper to unload pipes, fittings, and chemicals, and to correct pipes between pumps and well, using handtools.
  • Mixes acids, chemicals or dry cement according to service specified by customer.
  • Observes meters and pressure gauges to regulate quantity and consistency of materials and to control pump pressure.
  • May perform routine maintenance on vehicles and equipment.
  • May be designated according to specialty as acidizer; acidizer, water well; cementer, oil well; formation-fracturing operator.
Oil Well Service Operator Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Job family population: 39,270

Estimated population of Oil Well Service Operator jobs: 8,534

Rate of error: 3.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

Oil Well Service Operator Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

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May 23
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Oil States Energy Services (OSES)
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Service Truck Operator for Storm Drains
May 27
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Catchall Environmental
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Lab Technician (19-0298)
May 23
Renton, WA, USA
Oil States Energy Services (OSES)
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Abide by all Oil States Energy Services LLC. Safety and ... Works well in group problem solving situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
Customer Service Rep
Jun 17
Seattle, WA, USA
Arizona Tile, LLC.
We have been privately owned and operated for 45 years. We have an immediate opening for a Customer ... Ability to work independently as well as part of a team. * Self-starter who proactively finds ...
Cashier Customer Service
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Seattle, WA, USA
Bed Bath & Beyond
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