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Average Salary for Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration

Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration Median Salary by Job
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Petroleum Engineer
169 salaries
$111,601  
   
Landman
103 salaries
$83,734  
Reservoir Engineer
90 salaries
$119,239  
Geologist
87 salaries
$111,768  
Geophysicist
80 salaries
$116,676  
Accountant
60 salaries
$55,406  
Petroleum Geologist
51 salaries
$111,300  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 3,353

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