Mid-Career Reservoir Engineers can expect wages of $122K per year on average. Male Mid-Career Reservoir Engineers far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$96,338 - $164,061
MEDIAN: $122,215

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$96,338 - $164,061  
$3,606 - $30,410  
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$100,671 - $178,793  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 49

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $132,940

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Although Mid-Career Reservoir Engineers working in Bakersfield have incomes that are slightly above the national average, geography doesn't actually seem to affect pay that much. Houston is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 1 percent.

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Skills That Affect Reservoir Engineer Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.


13 %
87 %

Common Health Benefits

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Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 68%
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