When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $193K annually) can be spotted in North Houston; San Antonio ($119K), Houston (about $106K), and Williston (approximately $73K) are the next top-paying cities. Findlay is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $45K. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Texas, where the average Marathon Oil Corporation employee makes $108K per year.
Geophysicists earn the highest median pay at around $205K, followed by Reservoir Engineers (about $131K), Drilling Engineers ($103K), and Accountants ($61K).
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $119K. For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $70K. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Marathon Oil Corporation employees (30 percent) have 20 years or more of experience and typically earn $143K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to around $161K for Licensed Lawyers, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Earning a Certified Professional Engineer certification garners significant financial rewards of $155K per year. The best paid folks at Marathon Oil Corporation have a law degree, earning about $161K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Reservoir Engineering; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $131K. Microsoft Excel is regularly seen around here; just under a fifth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Office, Contract Negotiation, and Data Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
Workers who save for retirement get lots of help because the company offers a number of savings programs including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Almost all workers have health insurance, and benefits for the greater part of workers also include dental insurance. Marathon Oil Corporation also dishes out privileges such as flexible hours, a subsidized cell phone, gym membership, and life insurance.