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How much does a Derrick Operator make in Illinois?

Average Derrick Operator Hourly Wage in Illinois

Derrick Operators earn a median hourly wage of $19.07. Hourly wages typically start from $12.45 and go up to $32.64.

Average Derrick Operator Yearly Salary in Illinois

Derrick Operators earn a median salary of $39,670 per year. Salaries typically start from $25,900 and go up to $67,880.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Derrick Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Derrick Operator Earnings

The highest earning Derrick Operators in Illinois earn:

$32.64
an hour
$67,880
per year
Senior Derrick Operator Earnings

Senior Derrick Operators in Illinois earn:

$24.16
an hour
$50,250
per year
Experienced Derrick Operator Earnings

Experienced Derrick Operators in Illinois earn:

$19.07
an hour
$39,670
per year
Junior Derrick Operator Earnings

Junior Derrick Operators in Illinois earn:

$16.05
an hour
$33,380
per year
Starting Derrick Operator Earnings

Starting Derrick Operators in Illinois earn:

$12.45
an hour
$25,900
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Derrick Operator salary comparison

Derrick Operators earn less than 73% percent of Trades careers in Illinois. Derrick Operator salaries are in the bottom % of all careers in Illinois.

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Historical salary for Derrick Operators in Illinois

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Derrick Operator

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  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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  3. Get Hired

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