The average salary for a Mid-Career Reservoir Engineer in Calgary, Alberta is C$98,811.
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Job Description for Reservoir Engineer
Reservoir engineers are specialists in locating - and helping petroleum companies effectively use - underground reservoirs of fossil fuels. Using geological expertise, knowledge of fluid mechanics, and various forms of technology, the reservoir engineer determines the location of underground fuel reservoirs and their reserve capacities, as well as whether their long-term viability makes them suitable for investment. The reservoir engineer works with geologists to monitor the reserves as fuels ar…Read more
Reservoir Engineer Tasks
- Monitor and maintain reserve and decline estimates in order to maximize production for existing properties.
- Conduct reservoir engineering studies, such as field studies for primary recovery, material balance, and decline curve analysis.
- Draft economic evaluations for all properties and prospects.
- Coordinate with field production department on well performance and production optimization.
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Pay by Experience Level for Reservoir Engineer
An early career Reservoir Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$87,429 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Reservoir Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$143,953 based on 15 salaries.
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