A Mid-Career Petroleum Engineer in Calgary, Alberta earns an average salary of C$111,500 per year.

C$80,386 - C$143,948
C$80K
C$100K
C$140K
MEDIAN: C$103,557
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$184K
Salary C$80,386 - C$143,948
Bonus C$9,500 - C$40,000
Profit Sharing C$22,500
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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C$82,975 - C$184,356
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 5 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

Job Description for Petroleum Engineer

Petroleum engineers design and oversee the production and methods for retrieving oil and natural gas from various depths beneath the earth's surface. Most petroleum engineers work for oil companies. Others work at universities or research facilities.

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Petroleum Engineer Tasks

  • Devise methods to improve oil and gas well production and determine the need for new or modified tool designs.
  • Oversee drilling and offer technical advice to achieve economical and satisfactory progress.

Petroleum Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Petroleum Engineer

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
5-9 years
68%
10-19 years
32%

Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation
▲5%

National Average
C$123,000

Well Production Engineering
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 6%