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Prospecting Driller Helper Salary

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Salary Data for Prospecting Driller Helper

$67,761 (USD)/yr

$33 (USD)/hr

$1,416 (USD)/yr

$66,916 (USD)/yr

$32 (USD)/hr

$1,416 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Performs any combination of following tasks in seismic prospecting for petroleum-bearing rock strata: drives equipment truck to work sites. Unloads and carries explosives and seismometers to designated locations on terrain. Unreels and connects electrical cables between seismometers and recording equipment in truck. Guides drill pipe and casing into shotholes. Loads shotholes with explosives. Runs water or pours sand into shotholes to tamp charge. Washes printed seismograph records with solutions. Repairs automotive and prospecting equipment. May be designated according to specific duty performed as prospecting-driller helper; shooter helper, seismograph.
The average prospecting driller helper salary in United States is $67,761 or an equivalent hourly rate of $33. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,416. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$48,668 (USD)

$83,549 (USD)

Education data not available for this job

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Salary Potential

$78,554 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Prospecting Driller Helper will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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