Petroleum Geologist in Houston, Texas Salary
Median pay for Houston Petroleum Geologists lies in the neighborhood of $120K annually. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Job satisfaction for Petroleum Geologists in Houston is high. Most Petroleum Geologists in Houston, Texas survey respondents are men (79 percent). Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
|Salary||$45,820 - $203,211|
|Bonus||$7,096 - $54,248|
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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).)
|$45,957 - $245,084|
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Pay by Experience Level for Petroleum Geologist
Pay by Experience for a Petroleum Geologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Petroleum Geologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Petroleum Geologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $150,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Petroleum Geologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $182,000 based on 17 salaries. A Petroleum Geologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $210,000 based on 5 salaries.
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