Landman Salary (United States)

A Landman earns an average salary of $78,707 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.
Landman Total Pay (?
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$49,798 - $111,602
(Median)
50K
62K
79K
95K
110K
MEDIAN: $78,706
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Landman Total Pay (?
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$16.21 - $53.31
(Median)
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24
36
45
53
MEDIAN: $36.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,798 - $111,602  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,366  
Profit Sharing
$1,291 - $15,101  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,263 - $123,464  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 390
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.21 - $53.31  
   
Overtime
$20.63 - $67.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,366  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,291 - $15,101  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$49,263 - $123,464  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 390
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Job Description for Landman

A landman holds an important position in the energy and natural resource industries. Employed mainly by mining and energy companies, the landman is mainly concerned with acquiring and maintaining access to the rights to use land for natural resource extraction. While this position oce entailed on-the-ground exploration, the position today is primarily an indoor job that still requires an occasional front-line presence (sometimes in inclement weather or rough conditions).
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Landman Tasks
  • Oversee the work of technical staff and supervise geological procedures necessary to identify exploration sites.
  • Assess the cost of oil and gas wells and monitor production rates to improve exploration processes.
  • Coordinate field exploration activities.

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Pay by Experience Level for Landman

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Tulsa
up arrow 26%
San Antonio
up arrow 25%
Denver
up arrow 11%
Houston
up arrow 6%
Pittsburgh
up arrow 5%
National Average
$83,000
Oklahoma City
up arrow 1%
Dallas
up arrow 1%
Austin
up arrow 3%
Fort Worth
up arrow 9%
Midland
up arrow 11%
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Experience Affects Landman Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%
Experienced
up arrow 15%
National Average
$83,000

Skills That Affect Landman Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 6%
National Average
$83,000
Legal Research
up arrow 11%
Due Diligence
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 84 votes.

Gender

Female
24%
female alumni
 
Male
76%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 66% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 31%
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