Years of Experience
Average pay is $79K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Halliburton Energy Services employees (34 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $68K per year on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($91K annually) can be spotted in Houston, Texas; Dallas, Texas (around $81K), San Antonio, Texas (approximately $80K), and Duncan, Okla. (about $73K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $54K) is Pittsburgh, Pa. Across Halliburton Energy Services' U.S. offices, employees in the state of Wyoming earn the most, taking home about $100K per year.
Senior Mechanical Engineers rake in the most money, with average earnings of approximately $88K annually; Geologists come in second with average earnings amounting to $79K, while Engineering Project Managers and Petroleum Engineers rank near the top as well (around $76K and $72K, respectively). Logistics Specialists are among the lowest paid at a median salary of around $55K.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $124K per year for Certified Public Accountants; non-accredited workers make much less. Earning a Project Management Professional certification garners significant financial rewards of approximately $98K annually on average. Halliburton Energy Services workers who hold a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE) are also well compensated, earning $153K on average.
When it comes to skills, Product Development seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $92K per year. Project Management is a popular skill in the Halliburton Energy Services workforce; around one in five of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Three more common skills are Microsoft Excel, Engineering Design, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just 29 percent. A large number of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Halliburton Energy Services sponsors. For almost all respondents, benefits include health insurance, and most workers get dental coverage, too. Additional benefits of working here are a stock purchase plan, life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.