Roustabouts (Oil and Gas)

Top 3 Roustabout Jobs

  • Roustabout - Danos - Wink, TX

    Roustabout Schedule: 6/1 Location: Wink, TX Candidates can also reside in Odessa and Monahans. A successful candidate will exhibit characteristics that support the following: Assists with ...

  • Roustabout - Danos - Carlsbad, NM

    Roustabout Schedule: 6/1 Location: Carlsbad, NM Pay: DOE Assists with construction materials and works with other personnel working at construction site. Responsible for ensuring all assigned ...

  • Experienced Roustabout Field Operations, Oil and Gas - RAD PROS - Englewood, CO

    The Roustabout , Oil and Gas, will perform manual tasks and assist with the repair of oilfield or natural gas equipment. Supervisory Responsibilities: * None. Duties/Responsibilities: * Assembles or ...

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What Roustabouts Do

Assemble or repair oil field equipment using hand and power tools. Perform other tasks as needed.


Roustabout Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 43,500
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $38,920

Job Outlook for Roustabouts

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 12,900
  • Growth rate: 30 percent (Much faster than average)

How to Become a Roustabout

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: No formal educational credential
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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