Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Roustabouts (Oil and Gas): Jobs, Career and Salary Information
Roustabouts (Oil and Gas)
Top 3 roustabouts Jobs
EQUIPMENT OPR, Crane OPR, Structural Pipe Welders & Fitters. Tackers, Roustabouts, Structural Outfit
- Thoma-Sea Marine Constructors, LLC
- Houma, LA
Roustabouts * Structural/Outfitting Foreman * Pipe Foreman Apply In Person 137 Barry Belanger St. Houma LA
Roustabout / Operator
- Port Fourchon, LA
GIS and Industrial Scrapmetals has immediate needs for Roustabouts / Operators to work at our scrap metal yard in Fourchon, La. Candidate must be able to pass pre-employment medical and drug ...
- Technical Works Specialized Staffing
- Bakersfield, CA
Work with team of spotters, welders, crane operators, and roustabouts to accomplish assigned tasks in an effective/efficient manner * Participate in morning JSA safety training and go over MSDS data ...
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What Roustabouts Do
Assemble or repair oil field equipment using hand and power tools. Perform other tasks as needed.
- 2014 employment: 76,400
- May 2015 median annual wage: $36,510
Job Outlook for Roustabouts
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
- Number of new jobs: 6,300
- Growth rate: 8 percent (As fast as 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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