Petroleum Engineer Salary in Denver, Colorado (United States)

The average salary for a Petroleum Engineer in Denver, Colorado is $100,753 per year. A skill in Well Production Engineering is associated with high pay for this job.
Petroleum Engineer in Denver, Colorado Salary (?
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$72,927 - $132,771
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Salary
$72,927 - $132,771  
   
Bonus
$4,904 - $40,200  
Profit Sharing
$1,891 - $29,590  
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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$75,503 - $163,564  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 96
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Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer in Denver, Colorado Salaries

Well Production Engineering
up arrow 15%
National Average
$113,000
Engineering Design
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Reservoir Engineering
up arrow 10%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 11%
Drilling Engineering
up arrow 14%

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Gender

Female
11%
female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 88%
vision benefits Vision: 80% employee benefits None: 4%
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