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How much does a Senior Reservoir Engineer make?

Updated Jul 21, 2021

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$162,856 /yr
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279 salaries

$126K

Low

$163K

Average

$211K

High

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The national average salary for Senior Reservoir Engineer is $162,856 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Reservoir Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 279 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Reservoir Engineer employees.

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ConocoPhillips
4.1

ConocoPhillips

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$160,500

 /yr
Range: $144K - $192K
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$144K

$192K

$144,048 - $192,356 Range

Occidental Petroleum
3.7

Occidental Petroleum

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$154,366

 /yr
Range: $135K - $165K

$135K

$165K

$135,393 - $165,397 Range

Shell
4.1

Shell

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$201,487

 /yr
Range: $159K - $234K

$159K

$234K

$159,162 - $234,272 Range

PetroTel
3.4

PetroTel

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$137,005

 /yr
Range: $117K - $162K

$117K

$162K

$117,097 - $161,801 Range

Schlumberger
3.8

Schlumberger

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$135,469

 /yr
Range: $107K - $198K

$107K

$198K

$106,517 - $197,852 Range

Hess Corporation
4

Hess Corporation

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$175,109

 /yr
Range: $156K - $196K

$156K

$196K

$156,051 - $196,402 Range

Anadarko Petroleum
4.2

Anadarko Petroleum

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$147,193

 /yr
Range: $140K - $198K

$140K

$198K

$139,643 - $198,000 Range

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Noble Energy
3.4

Noble Energy

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$180,407

 /yr
Range: $150K - $241K

$150K

$241K

$149,541 - $241,188 Range

Chevron
4.1

Chevron

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$173,846

 /yr
Range: $167K - $221K

$167K

$221K

$166,892 - $220,732 Range

ExxonMobil
3.2

ExxonMobil

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$186,995

 /yr
Range: $145K - $278K

$145K

$278K

$144,764 - $278,462 Range

BP
3.7

BP

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$219,560

 /yr
Range: $170K - $270K

$170K

$270K

$170,372 - $269,551 Range

Pioneer Natural Resources
3.6

Pioneer Natural Resources

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$147,811

 /yr
Range: $124K - $152K

$124K

$152K

$124,159 - $152,317 Range

BHP
4.1

BHP

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$202,565

 /yr
Range: $180K - $214K

$180K

$214K

$180,173 - $213,566 Range

California Resources
3.5

California Resources

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$164,990

 /yr
Range: $152K - $192K

$152K

$192K

$152,077 - $191,902 Range

Knowledge Reservoir
3.2

Knowledge Reservoir

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$162,071

 /yr
Range: $131K - $169K

$131K

$169K

$131,212 - $168,777 Range

WPX Energy
4.5

WPX Energy

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$166,344

 /yr
Range: $158K - $193K

$158K

$193K

$158,154 - $193,437 Range

Seismic Micro Technology
3.4

Seismic Micro Technology

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$159,447

 /yr
Range: $159K - $159K

$159K

$159K

$159,447 - $159,447 Range

Marathon Oil
3.5

Marathon Oil

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$204,741

 /yr
Range: $150K - $213K

$150K

$213K

$150,304 - $213,372 Range

EOG
4

EOG

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$156,652

 /yr
Range: $150K - $172K

$150K

$172K

$150,000 - $171,876 Range

Equinor
3.6

Equinor

Senior Reservoir Engineer

$130,345

 /yr
Range: $122K - $253K

$122K

$253K

$121,728 - $252,811 Range

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The national average salary for a Senior Reservoir Engineer is $162,856 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Reservoir Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 279 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Reservoir Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Reservoir Engineer in United States is $211,153 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Reservoir Engineer in United States is $125,606 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$198,500
per year
A Senior Engineering Advisor in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $198,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$140,000
per year
A Senior Reservoir Engineer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Additional Pay
$25k cash bonus
$40k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$132,000
per year
A Senior Reservoir Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $132,000 per year
Additional Pay
$25k cash bonus
$10k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$172,000
per year
A Senior Reservoir Engineer in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $172,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k cash bonus
$50k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$137,000
per year
A Senior Reservoir Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $137,000 per year
Additional Pay
$27k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$198,000
per year
A Senior Reservoir Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $198,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$281,994
per year
A Senior Engineering Advisor in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $281,994 per year
Additional Pay
$100k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Self-Employed
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$151,000
per year
A Senior Reservoir Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $151,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Senior Reservoir Engineer in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
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