The average salary for a Petroleum Engineer at Chevron Corporation is $127,171 per year. A skill in Well Production Engineering is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$78,906 - $234,952
(Median)
$79K
$130K
$230K
MEDIAN: $127,170
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Salary
$78,906 - $234,952  
   
Bonus
$4,818 - $52,197  
Profit Sharing
$12,000  
Total Pay (?
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$40,268 - $278,186  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 71%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

National Average
$146,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%


Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Well Production Engineering
up arrow 12%

National Average
$146,000

Project Management
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 18%

Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation
up arrow 19%

Borehole Formation Evaluation (FE)
up arrow 21%

Reservoir Engineering
up arrow 23%

Drilling Engineering
up arrow 39%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
medical benefits
Vision: 26%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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