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$57,050

Average Base Salary

$27/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,141

Average Bonus
The average directional drilling operator oil & gas salary in Arkansas, United States is $57,050 or an hourly rate of $27. This is 15% lower (-$9,806) than the average directional drilling operator oil & gas salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,141.
Salary by Experience

$44,016

Entry Level Salary

$75,409

Senior Level Salary
An entry level directional drilling operator oil & gas (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $44,016. On the other end, a senior level directional drilling operator oil & gas (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $75,409.
Job Description
Set up or operate a variety of drills to remove underground oil and gas, or remove core samples for testing during oil and gas exploration. Excludes “Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas” (47-5021).
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