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Drilling Engineer Salaries

865 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$106,392 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$14,001
Range$4,927 - $32,001

How much does a Drilling Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Drilling Engineer is $106,392 in United States. Filter by location to see Drilling Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 865 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Drilling Engineer employees.

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Drilling Engineer

Chevron

$119,046/yr

Range: $89K - $184K

39 salaries

$119,046/yr
$89K$184K

Drilling Engineer

BP

$128,323/yr

Range: $92K - $181K

33 salaries

$128,323/yr
$92K$181K

Drilling Engineer

Schlumberger

$123,351/yr

Range: $118K - $155K

14 salaries

$123,351/yr
$118K$155K

Drilling Engineer

Marathon Oil

$122,840/yr

Range: $11K - $165K

14 salaries

$122,840/yr
$11K$165K

Drilling Engineer

Shell

$115,077/yr

Range: $89K - $630K

13 salaries

$115,077/yr
$89K$630K

Drilling Engineer

BHP

$150,395/yr

Range: $127K - $223K

13 salaries

$150,395/yr
$127K$223K

Drilling Engineer

ExxonMobil

$128,100/yr

Range: $100K - $190K

11 salaries

$128,100/yr
$100K$190K

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Drilling Engineer

ConocoPhillips

$123,876/yr

Range: $111K - $245K

11 salaries

$123,876/yr
$111K$245K

Drilling Engineer

Occidental Petroleum

$111,298/yr

Range: $105K - $130K

11 salaries

$111,298/yr
$105K$130K

Drilling Engineer

ampm

$212,161/yr

Range: $113K - $225K

11 salaries

$212,161/yr
$113K$225K

Drilling Engineer

Encana

$114,648/yr

Range: $110K - $164K

9 salaries

$114,648/yr
$110K$164K

Drilling Engineer

Apache

$132,333/yr

Range: $101K - $176K

8 salaries

$132,333/yr
$101K$176K

Drilling Engineer

Devon Energy

$116,226/yr

Range: $100K - $182K

7 salaries

$116,226/yr
$100K$182K

Drilling Engineer

CONSOL Energy

$93,676/yr

Range: $78K - $128K

7 salaries

$93,676/yr
$78K$128K

Drilling Engineer

Halliburton

$105,454/yr

Range: $75K - $139K

6 salaries

$105,454/yr
$75K$139K

Drilling Engineer

Petrobras

$112,768/yr

Range: $101K - $149K

6 salaries

$112,768/yr
$101K$149K

Drilling Engineer

Hess Corporation

$136,274/yr

Range: $103K - $208K

5 salaries

$136,274/yr
$103K$208K

Drilling Engineer

Anadarko Petroleum

$138,865/yr

Range: $122K - $161K

5 salaries

$138,865/yr
$122K$161K

Drilling Engineer

Talisman Energy

$110,881/yr

Range: $105K - $164K

5 salaries

$110,881/yr
$105K$164K

Drilling Engineer

Weatherford

$116,470/yr

Range: $94K - $118K

3 salaries

$116,470/yr
$94K$118K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$130,130
per year
A Drilling Fluids Engineer in the Midland, TX Area area reported making $130,130 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Midland, TX Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$127,000
per year
A Subsea Engineer in the New Orleans, LA Area area reported making $127,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New Orleans, LA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$160,003
per year
A Drilling Engineer in the Anchorage, AK Area area reported making $160,003 per year
Additional Pay
$30k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Anchorage, AK Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$109,002
per year
A Drilling Fluids Engineer in the Odessa, TX Area area reported making $109,002 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Odessa, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$152,625
per year
A Drilling Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $152,625 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
$1 stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$90,003
per year
A MWD Engineer in the Lafayette, LA Area area reported making $90,003 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Lafayette, LA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
A MWD Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$88,523
per year
A Subsea Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $88,523 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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