Average Salary for Noble Energy, Inc. Employees

Houston, Texas-based Noble Energy, Inc. hires for positions ranging from Facilities Engineer to Landman in the crude petroleum and natural gas extraction. Noble Energy, Inc. offers hefty wages with the average worker making $94K annually. The most important factor affecting pay for Noble Energy, Inc. employees is your job title, though your city and how long you've been working play a role as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Houston, Texas 77067


Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction, Petroleum

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The highest paychecks go to Geophysicists, who earn an average $159K per year, closely trailed by Petroleum Engineers ($111K), Facilities Engineers ($100K), and Landmans (about $96K). Noble Energy, Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Accountants (around $59K on average).


Residents of Denver, Colo. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $94K annually; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Houston, Texas ($92K) and Greeley, Colo. ($54K). By state, Noble Energy, Inc. pays its Colorado employees the most; the pay rate there is about $92K per year.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $97K annually. Overall, the greater share of Noble Energy, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $90K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being an Engineer in Training certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $108K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Noble Energy, Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (ME) — these employees rake in $126K per year.


In this position, it pays to have Project Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $117K annually. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Excel; on the survey, around one in four of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Engineering Design, Microsoft Office, and Financial Analysis were also reported by many survey participants.


Men make up the majority of employees who took the survey in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Company compensation for vacation days and sick leave is awarded to only 30 percent. Nearly all workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Noble Energy, Inc. sponsors. For most survey participants, benefits include health insurance, and a strong majority of survey participants get dental coverage, too. The list of perks also includes a company cell phone, life insurance, gym membership, and tuition reimbursement.

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