Mid-Career Petroleum Engineer Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Mid-Career Petroleum Engineer is $105,626 per year.
Mid-Career Petroleum Engineer Total Pay (?
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$75,236 - $146,637
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $105,626
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Mid-Career Petroleum Engineer Total Pay (?
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$8.30 - $116.35
(Median)
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National Salary Data

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$75,236 - $146,637  
   
Bonus
$2,564 - $30,306  
Profit Sharing
$1,957 - $27,907  
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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$78,007 - $168,085  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 419
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$8.30 - $116.35  
   
Overtime
$19.65 - $203.47  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Bonus
$2,564 - $30,306  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,957 - $27,907  
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).
)
$78,007 - $168,085  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 419
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Pay Difference By Location

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$119,000
Dallas
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Project Management
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Simulation
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Well Production Engineering
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Drilling Engineering
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Reservoir Engineering
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Microsoft Excel
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National Average
$119,000
Microsoft Office
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Engineering Design
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Microsoft Word
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Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation
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Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 4%
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