Roustabout, Oil and Gas Salary Information in Oklahoma

The average annual and hourly salaries for roustabouts, oil and gas in the state of Oklahoma are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of roustabouts, oil and gas among Oklahoma 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Roustabouts, Oil and Gas in Oklahoma

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,050
25th Percentile Wage
$32,440
50th Percentile Wage
$37,860
75th Percentile Wage
$46,240
90th Percentile Wage
$55,650

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for roustabouts, oil and gas in Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $55,650. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,050.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$37,860
1.69% 11.36%
2016
$37,220
3.84% -
2015
$35,790
2.35% -
2014
$34,950
0.97% -
2013
$34,610
3.03% -
2012
$33,560
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Roustabouts, Oil and Gas in Oklahoma Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of roustabouts, oil and gas in some Oklahoma cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of roustabouts, oil and gas in state of Oklahoma ranges from $33,920 to $39,410. The highest paying area for roustabouts, oil and gas in Oklahoma is Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $39,410. The second highest paying city/area in Oklahoma State is Tulsa (mean annual salary $39,310). The lowest paying area is Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $33,920.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$39,410
Tulsa
$39,310
Oklahoma City
$38,960
Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$37,740
Fort Smith
$35,750
Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$35,660
Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$33,920




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