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Petroleum Engineer Salaries

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725 SalariesUpdated Feb 14, 2018
Average Base Pay
$104,842/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$72K
Low
$105K
Average
$142K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$13,562
Range$4,788 - $39,661
How much does a Petroleum Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Petroleum Engineer is $104,842 in United States. Filter by location to see Petroleum Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 725 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Petroleum Engineer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Chevron
      $116,450/yr
      Range: $80K - $187K
      106 salaries
      $116,450
      $80K$187K
      BP
      $133,309/yr
      Range: $88K - $208K
      25 salaries
      $133,309
      $88K$208K
      Arco AmPm
      $123,896/yr
      Range: $93K - $158K
      21 salaries
      $123,896
      $93K$158K
      Schlumberger
      $99,974/yr
      Range: $66K - $139K
      12 salaries
      $99,974
      $66K$139K
      Chevron
      $6,645/mo
      Range: $5K - $8K
      11 salaries
      $6,645
      $5K$8K
      ExxonMobil
      $124,496/yr
      Range: $80K - $216K
      10 salaries
      $124,496
      $80K$216K
      Shell
      $120,408/yr
      Range: $85K - $179K
      10 salaries
      $120,408
      $85K$179K

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      Devon Energy
      $112,996/yr
      Range: $98K - $160K
      10 salaries
      $112,996
      $98K$160K
      Ryder Scott Company
      $127,090/yr
      Range: $122K - $134K
      10 salaries
      $127,090
      $122K$134K
      Knowledge Reservoir
      $106,225/yr
      Range: $89K - $141K
      8 salaries
      $106,225
      $89K$141K
      Hess Corporation
      $121,699/yr
      Range: $96K - $211K
      6 salaries
      $121,699
      $96K$211K
      ConocoPhillips
      $115,078/yr
      Range: $99K - $126K
      5 salaries
      $115,078
      $99K$126K
      BP
      $6,465/mo
      Range: $6K - $7K
      4 salaries
      $6,465
      $6K$7K
      Devon Energy
      $38/hr
      Range: $35 - $41
      4 salaries
      $38
      $35$41
      Southwestern Energy
      $98,187/yr
      Range: $82K - $114K
      4 salaries
      $98,187
      $82K$114K
      US Bureau of Land Management
      $57,136/yr
      Range: $42K - $77K
      4 salaries
      $57,136
      $42K$77K
      CARBO Ceramics
      $92,283/yr
      Range: $83K - $101K
      4 salaries
      $92,283
      $83K$101K
      DeGolyer and MacNaughton
      $105,665/yr
      Range: $99K - $111K
      4 salaries
      $105,665
      $99K$111K
      BSEE
      $70,900/yr
      Range: $47K - $102K
      4 salaries
      $70,900
      $47K$102K
      Kappa North America
      $108,855/yr
      Range: $98K - $137K
      4 salaries
      $108,855
      $98K$137K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $38,000
      per year
      A Petroleum Engineer Technician in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $38,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Oklahoma City, OK Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Government
      $140,000
      per year
      A Petroleum Engineer in the Bakersfield, CA Area area reported making $140,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $30k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Bakersfield, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $82,000
      per year
      A Petroleum Engineer Technician in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $82,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Houston, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Public
      $109,000
      per year
      A Petroleum Engineer in the Bakersfield, CA Area area reported making $109,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Bakersfield, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $84,000
      per year
      A Petroleum Engineer in the Alice, TX Area area reported making $84,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Alice, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Private
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