How much does a Rigger make in Texas?

Average Rigger Yearly Salary in Texas

Riggers earn an average yearly salary of $46,270. Salaries typically start from $26,880 and go up to $77,600.

Average Rigger Hourly Wage in Texas

Riggers earn an average hourly wage of $22.25. Hourly wages typically start from $12.92 and go up to $37.31.

Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

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

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Salary Satisfaction

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Riggers average a score of 3.4 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Riggers in the 86th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Rigger Earnings by Seniority

Top End Rigger Earnings

The highest earning Riggers in Texas earn:

$37.31
an hour
$77,600
per year
Senior Rigger Earnings

Senior Riggers in Texas earn:

$26.50
an hour
$55,120
per year
Experienced Rigger Earnings

Experienced Riggers in Texas earn:

$20.13
an hour
$41,880
per year
Junior Rigger Earnings

Junior Riggers in Texas earn:

$15.90
an hour
$33,080
per year
Starting Rigger Earnings

Starting Riggers in Texas earn:

$12.92
an hour
$26,880
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Rigger Salary Comparison

Riggers earn more than 55% percent of similar careers in Texas.

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Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)