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$62,879

Average Base Salary

$30/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,195

Average Bonus
The average drilling field operator salary in Colorado, United States is $62,879 or an equivalent hourly rate of $30. This is 0% lower (+$96) than the average drilling field operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,195. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.
Salary by Experience

$45,584

Entry Level Salary

$75,745

Senior Level Salary
An entry level drilling field operator (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $45,584. On the other end, a senior level drilling field operator (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $75,745.

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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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