The average salary for a Late-Career Petroleum Engineer in Houston, Texas is $224,810 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation and Borehole Formation Evaluation (FE).

$120,686 - $307,668
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$120,686 - $307,668  
   
Bonus
$15,101 - $103,042  
Profit Sharing
$25,000  
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$123,064 - $478,186  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27
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Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation
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Borehole Formation Evaluation (FE)
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Reservoir Engineering
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Well Production Engineering
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National Average
$242,000

Drilling Engineering
up arrow 15%

Engineering Design
up arrow 26%

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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