Petroleum Engineer Salary with Reservoir Engineering skills (United States)

A Petroleum Engineer with Reservoir Engineering skills earns an average salary of $101,353 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience strongly influences income for this job.
Petroleum Engineer with Reservoir Engineering skills Salary (?
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$70,941 - $181,884
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$70,941 - $181,884  
   
Bonus
$2,909 - $40,851  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $55,000  
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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$74,820 - $215,642  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 249
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Pay by Experience Level for Petroleum Engineer with Reservoir Engineering skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Dallas
up arrow 29%
Bakersfield
up arrow 21%
Midland
up arrow 9%
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National Average
$115,000
Denver
up arrow 11%
Tulsa
up arrow 19%
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Experience Affects Petroleum Engineer with Reservoir Engineering skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 96%
Experienced
up arrow 40%
Mid-Career
up arrow 8%
National Average
$115,000

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Gender

Female
5%
female alumni
 
Male
95%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 3%
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