Petroleum Engineer in Dallas, Texas Salary

A Petroleum Engineer in Dallas, Texas earns an average salary of $101,550 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation, Well Production Engineering, and Project Management.

$57,657 - $157,242
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MEDIAN: $101,550
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$57,657 - $157,242  
   
Bonus
$204.26 - $127,233  
Profit Sharing
$14,006  
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$57,812 - $204,023  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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About Dallas, Texas

Dallas County, Texas
1,300,082
Male:
639,019 (49.2%)
Female:
661,063 (50.8%)
Dallas (/ˈdæləs/) is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816. The United States Census Bureau's estimate for the city's population increased to 1,300,092 as of July 1, 2015. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (commonly referred to as DFW), which...
Dallas:
$45,918
Texas:
$55,653
$903
Dallas:
$152,400
Texas:
$152,000
3.5%

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Key Stats for Petroleum Engineer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲65%

Mid-Career
▲30%

National Average
$103,000

Entry-Level
▼5%

Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation
▲43%

Well Production Engineering
▲24%

Project Management
▲22%

National Average
$103,000

Reservoir Engineering
▼3%

Microsoft Excel
▼3%

Drilling Engineering
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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