The average pay for a Petroleum Engineer is £39,430 per year. A skill in Reservoir Engineering is associated with high pay for this job.

£20,426 - £84,236
MEDIAN: £39,429

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£20,473 - £91,112  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 70
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Pay by Experience Level for Petroleum Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £40,725

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What is it like working as a Petroleum Engineer?

Petroleum Engineer in London:
"ok very competitive job but fun"

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Experience Affects Petroleum Engineer Salaries

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Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Reservoir Engineering
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National Average

Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.


8 %
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
medical benefits
Vision: 17%
dental benefits
None: 10%