Petroleum Engineer Salary with Drilling Engineering skills (United States)

A Petroleum Engineer with Drilling Engineering skills earns an average salary of $101,691 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.
Petroleum Engineer with Drilling Engineering skills Salary (?
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$70,219 - $175,996
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $101,691
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Petroleum Engineer with Drilling Engineering skills Salary (?
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$10.07 - $119.20
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MEDIAN: $32.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$70,219 - $175,996  
   
Bonus
$991 - $35,064  
Profit Sharing
$1,002 - $59,598  
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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$73,119 - $208,863  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 202
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $119.20  
   
Overtime
$40.00 - $97.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$991 - $35,064  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,002 - $59,598  
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).
)
$73,119 - $208,863  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Pay by Experience Level for Petroleum Engineer with Drilling Engineering skills

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

Pay Difference By Location

Dallas
up arrow 54%
Austin
up arrow 21%
Houston
up arrow 5%
Midland
0%
National Average
$111,000
Tulsa
up arrow 6%
Denver
up arrow 12%
Oklahoma City
up arrow 25%
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Experience Affects Petroleum Engineer with Drilling Engineering skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 71%
Experienced
up arrow 31%
Mid-Career
up arrow 14%
National Average
$111,000

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Gender

Female
8%
female alumni
 
Male
92%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 4%
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