Petroleum Engineer Salaries in Houston, TX Area

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Average Base Pay
$114,416/yr
9% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$83K
Low
$114K
Average
$152K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$15,219
Range$5,209 - $45,538
How much does a Petroleum Engineer make in Houston, TX?

The average salary for a Petroleum Engineer is $114,416 in Houston, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 491 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Petroleum Engineer employees in Houston, TX.

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Chevron
$128,983/yr
Range: $85K - $195K
69 salaries
$128,983/yr
$85K$195K
BP
$144,832/yr
Range: $135K - $223K
18 salaries
$144,832/yr
$135K$223K
ampm
$125,669/yr
Range: $117K - $171K
16 salaries
$125,669/yr
$117K$171K
Ryder Scott Company
$137,568/yr
Range: $130K - $149K
10 salaries
$137,568/yr
$130K$149K
$7,990/mo
$4K$9K
Schlumberger
$102,939/yr
Range: $91K - $150K
8 salaries
$102,939/yr
$91K$150K
Knowledge Reservoir
$108,571/yr
Range: $95K - $150K
8 salaries
$108,571/yr
$95K$150K

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ExxonMobil
$135,324/yr
Range: $97K - $150K
7 salaries
$135,324/yr
$97K$150K
Shell
$134,359/yr
Range: $98K - $185K
7 salaries
$134,359/yr
$98K$185K
Hess Corporation
$108,686/yr
Range: $102K - $223K
6 salaries
$108,686/yr
$102K$223K
Linn Energy
$145,028/yr
Range: $109K - $191K
4 salaries
$145,028/yr
$109K$191K
CARBO Ceramics
$98,401/yr
Range: $87K - $106K
4 salaries
$98,401/yr
$87K$106K
Kappa North America
$107,558/yr
Range: $104K - $147K
4 salaries
$107,558/yr
$104K$147K
Chevron
$141,886/yr
Range: $116K - $143K
3 salaries
$141,886/yr
$116K$143K
ConocoPhillips
$130,011/yr
Range: $106K - $133K
3 salaries
$130,011/yr
$106K$133K
Devon Energy
$120,912/yr
Range: $106K - $129K
3 salaries
$120,912/yr
$106K$129K
Newfield Exploration
$108,201/yr
Range: $107K - $113K
3 salaries
$108,201/yr
$107K$113K
Southwestern Energy
$108,947/yr
Range: $105K - $123K
3 salaries
$108,947/yr
$105K$123K
OVS GROUP
$95,978/yr
Range: $79K - $96K
3 salaries
$95,978/yr
$79K$96K
Halliburton
$212,365/yr
Range: $98K - $335K
2 salaries
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$98K - $335K
$98K$335K

Recent Salary Reports

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$147,000
per year
A Drilling and Completions Engineer reported making $147,000 per year
Additional Pay
$25k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$85,939
per year
A Petroleum Engineer reported making $85,939 per year
Additional Pay
$17k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Full-time
51 to 200 employees
 
Company - Public
$6,626
monthly
A Completion Engineer reported making $6,626 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$51,386
per year
A Petroleum reported making $51,386 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$32
hourly
A Pipeline Engineer reported making $32 per hour
Job Highlights
Intern
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Company - Public
$7,194
monthly
A Petroleum Engineer reported making $7,194 per month
Job Highlights
Intern
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$180
hourly
A Petroleum Engineer reported making $180 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$110,754
per year
A Petroleum Engineer reported making $110,754 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public