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Rig Technician Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$67,013 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Rig Technician is $67,013 a year and $32 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Rig Technician is between $48,676 and $82,286. 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

  • Operates and maintains the diesel and electric engines that power the drilling equipment and some of the other rig equipment, including engines used to lift drilling pipe, turn the rotary table that turns the drill bit, and for mixing and circulating drilling fluid-like mud.
  • Operates and maintains the boiler systems.
  • Performs preventive maintenance and general maintenance on equipment around the rig—tests, lubricates, and maintains moving parts to keep equipment running efficiently.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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