Roustabout, Oil and Gas Salary in Sector of Utilities

The salary statistics of roustabouts, oil and gas in the industry sector of utilities are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare roustabout, oil and gas salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Average Annual Salary of Roustabouts, Oil and Gas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,870
25th Percentile Wage
$38,790
50th Percentile Wage
$50,350
75th Percentile Wage
$68,450
90th Percentile Wage
$78,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for roustabouts, oil and gas in the industry sector of utilities. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) roustabouts, oil and gas is $78,840. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $50,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid roustabouts, oil and gas is $33,870.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of roustabouts, oil and gas in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$50,350
6.53% 29.99%
2016
$47,060
3.17% -
2015
$45,570
2.35% -
2014
$44,500
13.51% -
2013
$38,490
8.42% -
2012
$35,250
- -

Compare Roustabout, Oil and Gas Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of roustabouts, oil and gas in two industries in the utilities sector are shown below. For detailed roustabout, oil and gas salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Utilities
$50,350
Natural Gas Distribution
$50,350

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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