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Petroleum Engineer Salaries

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715 SalariesUpdated Nov 9, 2017
Average Base Pay
$107,872/yr
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$74K
Low
$108K
Average
$147K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,828
Range$4,872 - $40,544
How much does a Petroleum Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Petroleum Engineer is $107,872 in United States. Filter by location to see Petroleum Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 715 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Petroleum Engineer employees.

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      Chevron
      $116,521/yr
      105 salaries
      $116,521/yr
      $80K$187K
      BP
      $133,309/yr
      25 salaries
      $133,309/yr
      $88K$208K
      Arco AmPm
      $123,896/yr
      21 salaries
      $123,896/yr
      $93K$158K
      Schlumberger
      $99,974/yr
      12 salaries
      $99,974/yr
      $66K$139K
      Chevron
      $6,645/mo
      11 salaries
      $6,645/mo
      $5K$8K
      ExxonMobil
      $124,496/yr
      10 salaries
      $124,496/yr
      $80K$216K
      Devon Energy
      $112,996/yr
      10 salaries
      $112,996/yr
      $98K$160K

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      Ryder Scott Company
      $127,090/yr
      10 salaries
      $127,090/yr
      $122K$134K
      Shell
      $113,918/yr
      9 salaries
      $113,918/yr
      $85K$173K
      Knowledge Reservoir
      $106,225/yr
      8 salaries
      $106,225/yr
      $89K$141K
      Hess Corporation
      $121,699/yr
      6 salaries
      $121,699/yr
      $96K$211K
      ConocoPhillips
      $115,078/yr
      5 salaries
      $115,078/yr
      $99K$126K
      BP
      $6,465/mo
      4 salaries
      $6,465/mo
      $6K$7K
      Devon Energy
      $38/hr
      4 salaries
      $38/hr
      $35$41
      Southwestern Energy
      $98,187/yr
      4 salaries
      $98,187/yr
      $82K$114K
      US Bureau of Land Management
      $57,136/yr
      4 salaries
      $57,136/yr
      $42K$77K
      CARBO Ceramics
      $92,283/yr
      4 salaries
      $92,283/yr
      $83K$101K
      DeGolyer and MacNaughton
      $105,665/yr
      4 salaries
      $105,665/yr
      $99K$111K
      BSEE
      $70,900/yr
      4 salaries
      $70,900/yr
      $47K$102K
      Kappa North America
      $108,855/yr
      4 salaries
      $108,855/yr
      $98K$137K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $60,000
      per year
      A Petroleum Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $60,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $1k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Houston, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $90,000
      per year
      A Petroleum Engineer in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $90,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $30k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Denver, CO Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $19
      hourly
      A Roustabout in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $19 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Houston, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Public
      $65,000
      per year
      A Roustabout in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $65,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Houston, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Public
      $162,750
      per year
      A Petroleum Engineer in the Bakersfield, CA Area area reported making $162,750 per year
      Additional Pay
      $20k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Bakersfield, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
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