A Petroleum Engineer at Chevron Corporation earns an average salary of $122,829 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.

$77,566 - $208,788
$78K
$120K
$210K
MEDIAN: $122,829
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Salary
$77,566 - $208,788  
   
Bonus
$3,500 - $55,300  
Profit Sharing
$12,000  
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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$39,732 - $281,140  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Pay by Experience Level for Petroleum Engineer

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

Key Stats for Petroleum Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %
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Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 94%

Experienced
up arrow 27%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$129,000


Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Well Production Engineering
up arrow 8%

Project Management
up arrow 6%

National Average
$129,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 7%

Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation
up arrow 8%

Borehole Formation Evaluation (FE)
up arrow 12%

Reservoir Engineering
up arrow 15%

Drilling Engineering
up arrow 36%

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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