Average Salary for Pioneer Natural Resources Company Employees

Based in Irving, Texas,crude petroleum and natural gas extraction player Pioneer Natural Resources Company offers many employment opportunities, including Environmental Specialist and Accountant positions. Pioneer Natural Resources Company pays its employees $74K per year on average. The most important factor affecting pay for Pioneer Natural Resources Company employees is your experience level, though where you live and what you do at the company play a role as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

Irving, Texas 75039


Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction

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Years of Experience

Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Pioneer Natural Resources Company employees (63 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $61K annually on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $96K per year) can be spotted in Dallas, Texas; Denver, Colo. (about $81K), the company's headquarter city of Irving, Texas (approximately $72K), and Midland, Texas ($61K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Colorado, where the average salary is $81K annually.


The highest paychecks go to Accountants, who earn an average $59K per year, closely trailed by Environmental Specialists ($52K) annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach around $135K per year for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Project Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $110K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Microsoft Excel; slightly less than a third consider it a key competency. Many workers usually know Training Program Development, Environmental Compliance, and Regulatory Compliance as well.

Benefits and Perks

A quarter of respondents have paid vacation, and only about 38 percent can take paid time off for illness. The larger part of respondents take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Pioneer Natural Resources Company sponsors. Pioneer Natural Resources Company provides health insurance to the vast majority of workers, and the vast majority of survey participants do receive dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to stock options, gym membership, a stock purchase plan, and a subsidized cell phone.

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Key Stats for Pioneer Natural Resources Company


29 %
71 %
$55,028 - $68,939
$72,000 - $117,550
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 4 votes.

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