Average Salary for Noble Energy, Inc. Employees

Operating out of Houston, Texas, crude petroleum and natural gas extraction company Noble Energy, Inc. employs talent in positions ranging from Facilities Engineer to Petroleum Engineer. Salaries are high at Noble Energy, Inc., with the median employee bringing home $96K annually. Your job title influences pay for Noble Energy, Inc. workers the most, followed by how long you've been working and geography. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

Houston, Texas 77067


Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction, Petroleum

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Geophysicists earn the highest median pay at approximately $159K per year, followed by Environmental Managers (around $140K), Facilities Engineers ($108K), and Petroleum Engineers ($106K). Among the lower-paid positions at Noble Energy, Inc. are Accountants — the median salary for this role approaches $59K.

Years of Experience

Average pay is about $109K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of approximately $91K per year.


Residents of Denver, Colo. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $97K annually; other top-paying cities include Greeley, Colo. ($96K) and the company's headquarter city of Houston, Texas (about $92K). Across Noble Energy, Inc.'s U.S. offices, employees in the state of Colorado earn the most, taking home around $97K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Engineer in Trainings earn $109K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Noble Energy, Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Science (MS) — these employees rake in $163K per year.


Employees who count Regulatory Compliance among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $138K annually. A garden variety skill at Noble Energy, Inc. is Project Management; around one in four of Noble Energy, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with Microsoft Excel, Engineering Design, and Microsoft Office.


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

The company pays out both vacation time and sick leave for only a third of employees. Nearly all employees participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. The vast majority of respondents receive health insurance, and most workers get dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Noble Energy, Inc. are gym membership, a company cell phone, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for Noble Energy, Inc.


21 %
79 %
$59,557 - $113,360
$57,808 - $135,462
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

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