Petroleum Engineer in Tulsa Salary

For Petroleum Engineers in Tulsa, yearly average wages total $80K annually. Most Tulsa Petroleum Engineers are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. While around one in four report receiving no health benefits, a strong majority do receive medical coverage, and a fair number have dental, as well. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$71,216 - $88,563
$80K
MEDIAN: $80,020
50%

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$80,020  
   
Bonus
$14,740  
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$31,409 - $203,625  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About Tulsa, Oklahoma

Tulsa County, Oklahoma
403,091
Male:
197,437 (49.0%)
Female:
205,654 (51.0%)
Tulsa /ˈtʌlsə/ is the second-largest city in the state of Oklahoma and 47th-most populous city in the United States. As of July 2015, the population was 403,505, an increase of 11,599 over that reported in the 2010 Census. It is the principal municipality of the Tulsa Metropolitan Area, a region with 981,005 residents in the MSA and 1,151,172 in the CSA. The city serves as the county seat of Tulsa County, the most densely populated county in Oklahoma, with urban development extending into Osage, Rogers, and Wagoner counties. Tulsa was settled between 1828 and 1836 by the Lochapoka Band of Creek Native American tribe. For most of the 20th century, the city held the nickname "Oil Capital of the World" and played a major role as one of the most important hubs for the American oil industry. Once heavily dependent on the oil industry, economic downturn and subsequent diversification efforts created an...
Tulsa:
$43,322
Oklahoma:
$48,568
$768
Tulsa:
$133,700
Oklahoma:
$126,800
4.2%

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Key Stats for Petroleum Engineer

Less than 1 year
60%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
10%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲107%

Mid-Career
▲37%

▲3%

National Average
$82,000

Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Project Management
▲71%

Well Production Engineering
▲27%

Drilling Engineering
▲27%

Reservoir Engineering
▲13%

Simulation
▲10%

Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation
▲9%

National Average
$82,000

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
60%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
10%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 25%
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