Average Salary for Ensco, Inc. Employees

Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Ensco, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the drilling oil and gas wells, from Senior Software Engineer to Engineering Project Manager. Ensco, Inc. employees enjoy considerable salaries — pay is approximately $90K annually on average. Though how long you've been working and your job title do impact pay, where you live is the primary influence on employee salary at Ensco, Inc. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

Dallas, Texas 75201


Drilling Oil and Gas Wells, Natural gas, Petroleum

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($135K per year) can be spotted in Washington, DC; Springfield, Va. (around $118K), Melbourne, Fla. (approximately $114K), and Charlottesville, Va. ($92K) are the next top-paying cities. Binghamton, N.Y. is near the bottom for pay at $41K. By state, District of Columbia offers the highest pay at about $135K annually.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $42K per year on average. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to about $69K annually. Overall, the greater share of Ensco, Inc. folks have 20 years or more of experience and earn an average around $124K per year.


Engineering Project Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at approximately $90K annually — though Senior Software Engineers and Paralegals also do fairly well at $83K and $68K, respectively.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals receive bigger paychecks (about $200K per year) than those without credentials. Certified Six Sigma Black Belts with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at approximately $90K annually. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Ensco, Inc. awards $70K to these degree-holders.


In this position, it pays to have Product Development in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $158K per year. Project Management also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; one in five of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with SQL, Document Management, and JavaScript.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at Ensco, Inc.; the company rewards only 29 percent with paid vacation time and only 18 percent with sick leave. A large number of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Most survey participants receive health insurance, and almost all survey participants get dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance, a casual working environment, flexible hours, and a company cell phone.

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Key Stats for Ensco, Inc.


20 %
80 %
$67,941 - $132,453
$40,976 - $129,205
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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

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