When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $139K annually) can be spotted in Berwyn, Pa.; Midland, Texas (approximately $98K), Fort Worth, Texas (around $89K), and Oklahoma City, Okla. ($81K) are the next top-paying cities. At $59K, Colorado Springs, Colo. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Pennsylvania, where they average to $137K per year.
The highest paychecks go to Maintenance Supervisors, who earn an average $100K annually, closely trailed by Geologists (around $90K), Outside Sales Representatives ($77K), and Technical Advisors (approximately $75K). Petroleum Engineers make an average about $66K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Weatherford International, Inc for between five and 10 years earn $86K per year on average. The largest fraction of Weatherford International, Inc people (36 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $72K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Public Accountants have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $92K per year. Acquiring certification to be a Certified Professional Engineer is rewarded with median pay of $74K annually. Weatherford International, Inc provides the highest financial reward to those with a GED or High School Diploma — these employees rake in approximately $87K per year.
When it comes to skills, Product Development seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $97K annually. A garden variety skill at Weatherford International, Inc is Microsoft Office; slightly less than a fifth of Weatherford International, Inc's people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Engineering Design, Project Management, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Weatherford International, Inc gives paid vacation days to 38 percent and sick leave to 22 percent. The vast majority of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Weatherford International, Inc provides health insurance to nearly all workers, and most workers do receive dental coverage. Weatherford International, Inc employees also enjoy perks such as a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.