Entry-Level Petroleum Engineer in Denver, Colorado Salary

An Entry-Level Petroleum Engineer in Denver, Colorado earns an average salary of $102,798 per year. A skill in Reservoir Engineering is associated with high pay for this job.

$65,574 - $130,219
$66K
$100K
$130K
MEDIAN: $102,798
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$65,574 - $130,219  
   
Bonus
$4,848 - $36,635  
Profit Sharing
$3,250  
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$68,956 - $148,079  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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About Denver, Colorado

Denver County, Colorado
682,545
Male:
341,137 (50.0%)
Female:
341,408 (50.0%)
Denver (/ˈdɛnvər/), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is located immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile (5,280 ft or 1,610 m) above sea level, making it one of the highest major cities in the United States. The 105th meridian west of Greenwich, the longitudinal reference for the Mountain Time Zone, passes directly through Denver Union Station. Denver is ranked as a Beta- world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. With a 2015 estimated...
Denver:
$58,003
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,094
Denver:
$316,700
Colorado:
$283,800
3.2%

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Key Stats for Petroleum Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
26%
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Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Reservoir Engineering
▲13%

Well Production Engineering
▼0%

National Average
$123,000

Microsoft Excel
▼20%

Engineering Design
▼23%

Drilling Engineering
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
dental benefits
None:
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