Petroleum Engineer Salary with Drilling Engineering skills (United States)

The average pay for a Petroleum Engineer with Drilling Engineering skills is $101,858 per year.
Petroleum Engineer with Drilling Engineering skills Total Pay (?
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$68,852 - $179,756
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $101,858
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Petroleum Engineer with Drilling Engineering skills Total Pay (?
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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$80K$160K$240K
Salary
$68,852 - $179,756  
   
Bonus
$991 - $35,937  
Profit Sharing
$1,002 - $84,430  
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 - $215,918  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 212
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $119.20  
   
Overtime
$39.31 - $98.65  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$991 - $35,937  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,002 - $84,430  
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 - $215,918  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 212
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Pay Difference By Location

Dallas
up arrow 53%
Austin
up arrow 20%
Houston
up arrow 5%
National Average
$112,000
Midland
up arrow 1%
Tulsa
up arrow 7%
Denver
up arrow 13%
Oklahoma City
up arrow 26%
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Experience Affects Petroleum Engineer with Drilling Engineering skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 76%
Experienced
up arrow 63%
Mid-Career
up arrow 13%
National Average
$112,000

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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
14%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

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