Average Salary for ConocoPhillips Company Employees

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ConocoPhillips Company offers a range of employment opportunities in the petroleum refineries, from Financial Analyst to Geologist. Salaries are high at ConocoPhillips Company, with the median employee bringing home $92K per year. Where you live is the biggest factor affecting pay for ConocoPhillips Company workers, followed by your experience level and what you do at the company. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

600 North Dairy Ashford
Houston, Texas 77079


Petroleum Refineries, Petroleum


Conoco Inc, Conocophillips, Phillips Petroleum Co

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $154K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Anchorage, Alaska ($126K), Midland, Texas (around $102K), and the company's headquarter city of Houston, Texas (approximately $100K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Tulsa, Okla. at $71K. By state, the highest pay levels are found in New York, where the average ConocoPhillips Company employee makes $154K per year.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $86K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of ConocoPhillips Company employees (30 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn approximately $69K per year on average.


Geologists represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $113K annually — though Systems Administrators, Project Control Analysts, and International Tax Professionals also do fairly well at around $89K, $85K, and about $83K, respectively. Near the bottom at ConocoPhillips Company are Financial Analysts, pulling in an average of just $65K.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $154K per year for OSHA 30 hour Certificate Holder Holders; non-accredited workers make much less. On average, salaries rise to around $127K annually for accredited Professional Engineer License Holders. ConocoPhillips Company provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE) — these employees rake in approximately $195K per year.


Employees who count Engineering Design among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $130K annually. A relatively widespread skill at ConocoPhillips Company is Microsoft Excel; close to a sixth of employees use it for work. Some other standard skills here are Project Management, Data Analysis, and Financial Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

A quarter of respondents receive paid vacation, and only a sixth of survey respondents get sick leave. ConocoPhillips Company workers get plenty of help saving for their golden years, with retirement savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. A large number of employees receive health insurance, and a strong majority of employees get dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as a subsidized cell phone, gym membership, and life insurance.

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$41,106 - $110,841
$55,112 - $132,317

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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