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Drilling Rig Leasehand and Floorhand

Leasehands and floorhands perform general labourer duties on rigs that drill oil and gas wells and case wells with pipe.

Also Known As

Floorhand, Leasehand, Oil and Gas Well Drilling Rig Leasehand/Floorhand, Roughneck


Educational Requirements

Less than high school

Wage & Salary

Average Salary: $59,671.00
Average Wage: $30.46

Employment & Advancement

Below-average occupational growth is expected in Alberta for 2016 to 2020. Job openin ...

Certification Requirements

Not regulated

The information contained in this profile is current as of the dates shown. Salary, employment outlook and educational program information may change without notice. It is advised that you confirm this information before making any career decisions.

The information contained in this profile is current as of the dates shown. Salary, employment outlook and educational program information may change without notice. It is advised that you confirm this information before making any career decisions.

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