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The average drilling rig operator salary in Arkansas, United States is $53,898 or an equivalent hourly rate of $26. This is 15% lower (-$9,263) than the average drilling rig operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,029. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.