Rotary Drill Operator, Oil and Gas Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for rotary drill operators, oil and gas in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of rotary drill operators, oil and gas among Florida cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,460
25th Percentile Wage
$36,100
50th Percentile Wage
$44,700
75th Percentile Wage
$62,530
90th Percentile Wage
$83,380

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for rotary drill operators, oil and gas in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $83,380. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,460.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.61
25th Percentile Wage
$17.36
50th Percentile Wage
$21.49
75th Percentile Wage
$30.06
90th Percentile Wage
$40.08

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for rotary drill operators, oil and gas in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $40.08. The median hourly salary is $21.49. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.61.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of rotary drill operators, oil and gas from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201644,700-6.67%23.09%
201547,6809.79%-
201443,01015.88%-
201336,1804.98%-
201234,380--



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