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 Paralegal to Associate Software Engineer. Ensco, Inc. pays its employees $71K annually on average. Geography primarily drives compensation; however, how long you've been working and what you do at the company are also reported as secondary influences on salary at Ensco, Inc. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

Dallas, Texas 75201


Drilling Oil and Gas Wells, Natural gas, Petroleum

Source: Freebase


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $126K per year) can be spotted in Springfield, Va.; Houston, Texas ($78K), Endicott, N.Y. ($65K), and Melbourne, Fla. ($57K) are the next top-paying cities. The highest pay by state can be found in Virginia, where salaries average out at around $122K annually.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $52K per year on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (27 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make $73K annually on average.


Paralegals represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $68K per year — though Senior Software Engineers and Associate Software Engineers also do fairly well at approximately $65K and $46K, respectively.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Microsoft Certified Systems Administrators, who make around $62K annually. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) at Ensco, Inc. — these employees make the most at $89K per year.


When it comes to skills, Microsoft Excel seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $93K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Microsoft Office; nearly one in four consider it a key competency. Other skills in demand are C programming Language, C++ Programming Language, and Linux.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky few (22 percent) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. Quite a few retirement plans are on offer at Ensco, Inc., including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Nearly all workers can count on health insurance, and nearly all respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. Ensco, Inc. folks also make good use of a company cell phone, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
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