Average Salary for Noble Energy, Inc. Employees

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Noble Energy, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the crude petroleum and natural gas extraction, from Petroleum Engineer to Geophysicist. Those interested in boosting their bank account turn to Noble Energy, Inc., where salaries climb well into six-figure range and average pay approaches $111K. The most important factor affecting pay for Noble Energy, Inc. employees is your role at the company, though your experience level and your city 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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Environmental Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $140K per year; Petroleum Engineers, Geophysicists, and Reliability Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $107K, about $106K, and around $96K, respectively. Noble Energy, Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Executive Assistants ($61K on average).

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $110K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of Noble Energy, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average about $92K per year.


Residents of Greeley, Colo. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $131K annually; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Houston, Texas (around $107K) and Denver, Colo. (approximately $106K). By state, Noble Energy, Inc. pays its Colorado employees the most; the pay rate there is $108K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Engineer in Trainings, who make $104K annually. It pays to have a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE) at Noble Energy, Inc. — these employees make the most at around $120K per year.


Employees who count Project Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $141K annually. A garden variety skill at Noble Energy, Inc. is Microsoft Excel; just under a fifth of Noble Energy, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Employees also tend to know Engineering Design, Well Production Engineering, and Microsoft Office.


At Noble Energy, Inc., there are significantly more males who responded to the survey than females — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

A third of respondents — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. A 401(k) program is available, and nearly all workers use it to save for retirement. The vast majority of survey participants report having health insurance, and nearly all respondents report having dental coverage. Noble Energy, Inc. employees also enjoy perks such as a subsidized cell phone, gym membership, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Noble Energy, Inc.


18 %
82 %
$58,739 - $114,882
$63,578 - $140,972
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

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