Petroleum Engineer Salary in Bakersfield, California (United States)

The average salary for a Petroleum Engineer in Bakersfield, California is $102,421 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Well Production Engineering and Reservoir Engineering.
Petroleum Engineer in Bakersfield, California Total Pay (?
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$76,948 - $196,322
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MEDIAN: $102,421
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$76,948 - $196,322  
   
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$4,102 - $46,663  
Total Pay (?
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$80,613 - $237,042  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 68
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Pay by Experience Level for Petroleum Engineer in Bakersfield, California
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Petroleum Engineer in Bakersfield, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 100%
Experienced
up arrow 45%
Mid-Career
up arrow 8%
National Average
$113,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer in Bakersfield, California Salaries

Well Production Engineering
up arrow 20%
Reservoir Engineering
up arrow 20%
National Average
$113,000
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Gender
Female
5%
female alumni
 
Male
95%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
19%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 3%
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