Average Salary for Weatherford International, Inc Employees

Houston, Texas-based Weatherford International, Inc hires for positions ranging from Field Engineer to Technical Advisor in the energy. Weatherford International, Inc pays its employees $68K annually on average. Where you live is the biggest factor affecting pay for Weatherford International, Inc workers, followed by your job title and how long you've been working. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: Weatherford International, Inc
Average Salary Range by Job
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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Field Engineer (5)
$40,861 - $92,366  
[-]Field Engineer (5)
Salary$46,228 - $91,359  
Total Pay$40,861 - $92,366  
[+]Administrative Assistant (4)
$24,031 - $49,963  
[+]Administrative Assistant (4)
Total Pay$24,031 - $49,963  
[+]Technical Advisor (3)
$28,282 - $199,231  
[+]Technical Advisor (3)
Salary$20,098 - $359,676  
Total Pay$28,282 - $199,231  
[+]Petroleum Engineer (3)
$45,681 - $80,858  
[+]Petroleum Engineer (3)
Salary$46,700 - $79,834  
Total Pay$45,681 - $80,858  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 159

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About This Company

Houston, Texas 77027


Energy, Drilling Oil and Gas Wells

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $139K per year) can be spotted in Berwyn, Pa.; Midland, Texas (approximately $98K), Fort Worth, Texas ($89K), and Oklahoma City, Okla. ($81K) are the next top-paying cities. Colorado Springs, Colo. ranks low on the pay scale — at $59K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Pennsylvania pays Weatherford International, Inc the most — about $137K annually on average.


The highest average salaries go to Geologists, who bring in close to $90K per year, though Outside Sales Representatives are not far behind at around $77K along with Technical Advisors ($75K) and Field Engineers ($71K). Financial compensation for Applications Engineers is rather low — on average only about $63K — relative to the rest of the company.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make approximately $86K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of Weatherford International, Inc folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $71K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach about $92K annually for Certified Public Accountants; non-accredited workers make much less. Certified Professional Engineers also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of around $74K per year. Weatherford International, Inc workers who hold a GED or High School Diploma are also well compensated, earning approximately $87K on average.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Product Development; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $87K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Microsoft Office; nearly one in five consider it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Engineering Design, Project Management, and Microsoft Excel.

Benefits and Perks

37 percent receive paid vacation, and only 23 percent get sick leave. A 401(k) program is available, and the vast majority of employees use it to save for retirement. For the vast majority of respondents, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of respondents get dental coverage, too. Privileges also include a company cell phone, life insurance, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Weatherford International, Inc


28 %
72 %
$48,506 - $101,546
$49,059 - $91,849
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 30 votes.
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