The highest paychecks go to Technical Advisors, who earn an average $125K per year, closely trailed by Petroleum Engineers ($108K), Senior Software Engineers (approximately $89K), and Senior Mechanical Engineers (around $88K). With salaries averaging about $62K, Field Engineers are among the lowest paid at Halliburton Energy Services.
Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $65K annually on average. The largest fraction of Halliburton Energy Services people (27 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn $87K per year on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($88K annually) can be spotted in Houston, Texas; Dallas, Texas (around $77K), Denver, Colo. (about $73K), and Carrollton, Texas ($73K) are the next top-paying cities. Duncan, Okla. is near the bottom for pay at approximately $61K. The highest pay by state can be found in Texas, where salaries average out at $83K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Professional Engineer License Holders earn about $116K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Acquiring certification to be a Project Management Professional is rewarded with median pay of $108K per year. Regarding salaries and education, Halliburton Energy Services pays those with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering the most — approximately $121K.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Product Development; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $97K annually. Project Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; close to a seventh of Halliburton Energy Services' people use it regularly. Engineering Design, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
The benefits packages at Halliburton Energy Services can sometimes lack paid time off; 30 percent get paid vacation days, and 23 percent receive paid sick leave. A large number of workers save for retirement through Halliburton Energy Services' 401(k) plan. Halliburton Energy Services provides health insurance to the vast majority of employees, and a large number of employees do receive dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Halliburton Energy Services are a stock purchase plan, life insurance, a company cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.