Entry-Level Landman Salary

Average Entry-Level Landmans make around $72K per year. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Entry-Level Landmans. About a third of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a majority report medical coverage and more than half claim dental coverage as well. Most Entry-Level Landmans survey respondents are men (70 percent). Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$49,602 - $93,756
$50K
$72K
$94K
MEDIAN: $71,682
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$16.10 - $48.48
$16
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$48
MEDIAN: $30.38
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$0$107K
Salary $49,602 - $93,756
Bonus $0.00 - $20,288
Profit Sharing $512
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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$49,423 - $107,116
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 93
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $16.10 - $48.48
Overtime $21.00
Annual Data $0$107K
Bonus $0.00 - $20,288
Profit Sharing $512
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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$49,423 - $107,116
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

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Landman Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $72,261

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Entry-Level Landmans, Houston provides a pay rate that is 24 percent greater than the national average. Entry-Level Landmans will also find cushy salaries in Tulsa (+23 percent) and Pittsburgh (+16 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Oklahoma City, 13 percent below the national average. Workers in Denver and Fort Worth earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (9 percent less and 2 percent less, respectively).

Landman Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Landman in Denver:
"Fun, Competitive, Cyclical Industry."
Being a landman is an incredibly fun career that allows you to do a plethora of tasks and types of work. Some are much more fun and rewarding than others, so be careful not to pigeonhole yourself into something that you don't like to do. Know the different avenues and tracks within your land department and do what you can to navigate your career in the direction you want. That being said... Do everything you can to learn every facet and make yourself the most rounded landman possible. The one major negative... Oil and Gas are commodities, and when the price of oil and gas goes down, so do the job opportunities and you can find yourself faced with layoffs and difficult roads ahead.

Key Stats for Landman

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
22%
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Skills That Affect Landman Salaries



National Average
$72,000

Legal Research
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 33%
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