Earning about $148K annually on average, Solutions Architects receive the most money, followed by Geologists (approximately $79K), Petroleum Engineers ($76K), and Engineering Project Managers ($76K). Directional Drillers at Halliburton Energy Services do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($55K on average) at the company.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $78K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (35 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $69K annually on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $86K per year) can be spotted in Houston, Texas; San Antonio, Texas (about $85K), Dallas, Texas ($81K), and Duncan, Okla. ($77K) are the next top-paying cities. At approximately $60K, Pittsburgh, Pa. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of about $79K annually) in Texas.
Certifications and Degrees
Project Management Professionals earn $98K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Engineer in Trainings also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of $80K annually. Employees who have a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE) make the most here, hauling in $153K per year.
Employees who count ANSYS Simulation Software among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $87K annually. Project Management is a popular skill in the Halliburton Energy Services workforce; slightly more than a fifth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Some other standard skills here are Engineering Design, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Halliburton Energy Services gives paid vacation days to 31 percent and sick leave to a quarter of respondents. Most survey participants participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Nearly all employees have health insurance, and benefits for a large number of workers also include dental insurance. The list of perks also includes a stock purchase plan, life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.