Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay generally amounts to approximately $58K. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home about $52K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $90K per year) can be spotted in Dallas; Arlington ($78K), Houma ($70K), and the company's headquarter city of Houston ($64K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Texas, where the average salary is around $65K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Public Accountants, who make $138K. Salaries typically rise to $82K per year for accredited Engineer in Trainings. Regarding salaries and education, Oil States International pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — $53K.
Skill-wise, employees who report ANSYS as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning approximately $94K on average. Financial Analysis also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; around a sixth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with SolidWorks, Microsoft Office, and Engineering Design.
With a more than 3 to 1 male-to-female ratio, men represent the better half of Oil States International's employees.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is in short supply here, with only one in four workers receiving paid vacation and 31 percent receiving paid sick days. A solid majority of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Almost all workers can count on health insurance, and a fair portion of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. The company also dishes out perks such as a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, life insurance, and free drinks.