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Oil Well Sounding Device Operator Salary
in Finland

€41,442 (EUR)

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Last updated: April 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Oil Well Sounding Device Operator is €41,442 a year and €20 an hour in Finland. The average salary range for an Oil Well Sounding Device Operator is between €30,847 and €50,122. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Finland.

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Job Summary

  • Operates equipment to increase oil flow from producing wells, or to remove stuck pipe, casing, tools, or other obstructions from drilling wells, using specialized subsurface tools and instruments: directs sample-taker operator to assemble and connect pipe and hydraulic lines of flushing equipment to wellhead.
  • Starts pumps which circulate water, oil, or other fluid through well, removing sand and other materials obstructing free flow of oil.
  • Perforates well casing or sidewall of borehole with explosive charge perforator operator, oil well.
  • Assembles and lowers detection instruments into wells having drill pipe, drilling tools, or other obstructions wedged in well.
  • Interprets instrument readings to ascertain depth of obstruction.
  • Directs lowering of specialized equipment to point of obstruction and pushes switches or pulls levers to back-off pipe by chemical or explosive action, or to sever pipe at point of obstruction, permitting recovery of pipestring and resumption of drilling operations.
  • Assembles and operates sound wave generating and detecting mechanisms for determining fluid level in wells.
  • May operate hoist to lower and raise tools hoist operator.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
13 %


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