Mid-Career Petroleum Engineer in Houston, Texas Salary

The average pay for a Mid-Career Petroleum Engineer in Houston, Texas is $108,190 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Simulation and Reservoir Engineering.

$84,788 - $166,107
$85K
$120K
$170K
MEDIAN: $123,525
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$0$199K
Salary $84,788 - $166,107
Bonus $-0.49 - $44,042
Profit Sharing $6,000
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$85,524 - $199,665
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 52

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Key Stats for Petroleum Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
5-9 years
81%
10-19 years
19%
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Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Simulation
▲1%

National Average
$136,000

Reservoir Engineering
▼2%

Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation
▼5%

Borehole Formation Evaluation (FE)
▼5%

Microsoft Word
▼14%

Project Management
▼14%

Microsoft Excel
▼18%

Well Production Engineering
▼20%

Microsoft Office
▼20%

Drilling Engineering
▼25%

Engineering Design
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 92%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
no benefits
None:
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