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The average drilling rig operator salary in Alabama, United States is $56,261 or an equivalent hourly rate of $27. This is 11% lower (-$6,918) than the average drilling rig operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,075. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.