The average pay for a Petroleum Engineer in Midland, Texas is $98,999 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Reservoir Engineering and Well Production Engineering.

$59,598 - $119,467
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MEDIAN: $98,999
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$59,598 - $119,467  
   
Bonus
$2,219 - $30,410  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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$68,176 - $149,160  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 48

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About Midland, Texas

Midland County, Texas
132,950
Male:
66,595 (50.1%)
Female:
66,355 (49.9%)
Midland is a city in and the county seat of Midland County, Texas, United States, on the Southern Plains of the state's western area. A small portion of the city extends into Martin County. At the 2010 census, the population of Midland was 111,147, and a 2015 estimate of 132,950, making it the twenty-fourth most populous city in the state of Texas. Due to the oil boom in Midland, certain officials have given population estimates above 155,000. It is the principal city of the Midland, Texas Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Midland County. The population of which grew 4.6 percent, between July 1, 2011 and July 1, 2012, to 151,662, respectively, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The metropolitan area is also a component of the larger Midland−Odessa, Texas Combined Statistical Area, which had an estimated population of 295,987 on July 1, 2012. People in Midland are called Midlanders. Midland...
Midland:
$80,700
Texas:
$55,653
$1,199
Midland:
$199,500
Texas:
$152,000
3.3%

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Key Stats for Petroleum Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
059
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
$107,000

Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Reservoir Engineering
up arrow 17%

Well Production Engineering
up arrow 14%

Drilling Engineering
up arrow 2%

National Average
$107,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
dental benefits
None:
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