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Petroleum Engineer Salaries in Houston, TX

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403 SalariesUpdated Jan 25, 2018
Average Base Pay
$106,606/yr
2% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$78K
Low
$107K
Average
$145K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$14,464
Range$4,984 - $43,088
How much does a Petroleum Engineer make in Houston, TX?

The average salary for a Petroleum Engineer is $106,606 in Houston, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 403 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Petroleum Engineer employees in Houston, TX.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Chevron
    $117,382/yr
    Range: $80K - $179K
    65 salaries
    $117,382
    $80K$179K
    BP
    $136,626/yr
    Range: $82K - $221K
    20 salaries
    $136,626
    $82K$221K
    Arco AmPm
    $121,010/yr
    Range: $93K - $158K
    16 salaries
    $121,010
    $93K$158K
    Ryder Scott Company
    $127,090/yr
    Range: $122K - $134K
    10 salaries
    $127,090
    $122K$134K
    Schlumberger
    $102,950/yr
    Range: $86K - $139K
    8 salaries
    $102,950
    $86K$139K
    $6,875
    $4K$8K
    Shell
    $125,786/yr
    Range: $85K - $179K
    8 salaries
    $125,786
    $85K$179K

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    Knowledge Reservoir
    $106,225/yr
    Range: $89K - $141K
    8 salaries
    $106,225
    $89K$141K
    ExxonMobil
    $132,823/yr
    Range: $92K - $216K
    7 salaries
    $132,823
    $92K$216K
    Hess Corporation
    $121,699/yr
    Range: $96K - $211K
    6 salaries
    $121,699
    $96K$211K
    CARBO Ceramics
    $92,283/yr
    Range: $83K - $101K
    4 salaries
    $92,283
    $83K$101K
    Kappa North America
    $108,855/yr
    Range: $98K - $137K
    4 salaries
    $108,855
    $98K$137K
    $6,286
    $6K$7K
    ConocoPhillips
    $113,985/yr
    Range: $99K - $126K
    3 salaries
    $113,985
    $99K$126K
    Devon Energy
    $110,219/yr
    Range: $98K - $119K
    3 salaries
    $110,219
    $98K$119K
    Southwestern Energy
    $103,417/yr
    Range: $97K - $114K
    3 salaries
    $103,417
    $97K$114K
    Linn Energy
    $149,829/yr
    Range: $117K - $178K
    3 salaries
    $149,829
    $117K$178K
    OVS GROUP
    $84,043/yr
    Range: $73K - $89K
    3 salaries
    $84,043
    $73K$89K
    Parsons Brinckerhoff
    $84,921/yr
    Range: $78K - $91K
    2 salaries
    About
    $78K - $91K
    $78K$91K
    Occidental Petroleum
    $101,714/yr
    Range: $96K - $108K
    2 salaries
    About
    $96K - $108K
    $96K$108K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Petroleum Engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $82,000
    per year
    A Petroleum Engineer Technician reported making $82,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $178,816
    per year
    A Petroleum Engineering reported making $178,816 per year
    Additional Pay
    $22k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $103,000
    per year
    A Petroleum Engineer reported making $103,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    $7k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $60,000
    per year
    A Petroleum Engineer reported making $60,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $1k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $19
    hourly
    A Roustabout reported making $19 per hour
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Public
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