Roustabouts


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Roustabouts

Roustabouts - Wages & Trends

Wages vary by employer and area of the country. The roustabout's skill and level of responsibility also affect wages. In general, roustabouts who belong to a union earn higher wages.

Roustabouts who work full time usually receive benefits. Typical benefits include sick leave, paid vacation, and health insurance. Some employers also provide a retirement plan.

Roustabouts, oil and gas (SOC 47-5071)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $14.98 $17.86 $22.61
Yearly $31,167 $37,155 $47,031
    Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area Hourly $15.95 $19.52 $31.48
Yearly $33,182 $40,592 $65,473
    Shawnee National Forest Area Hourly $14.05 $16.88 $19.85
Yearly $29,221 $35,106 $41,291
United States Hourly $15.83 $18.71 $23.10
Yearly $32,930 $38,910 $48,040

Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.