Average Salary for Amerad Hess Corp Employees

It is not unusual for people who work at Amerad Hess Corp to earn generous salaries — average pay comes to $100K annually. At Amerad Hess Corp, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is what you do at the company — it impacts salary more than anything else — though where you live and how long you've been working each factor into the equation as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Amerad Hess Corp Median Salary by Job


Petroleum Engineer
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Drilling Engineer
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Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist
2 profiles

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  • Updated: 11 Oct 2017
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Drilling Engineers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $164K per year; Petroleum Engineers and Environmental Health & Safety Specialists also rank near the top of the list, pulling in approximately $110K and around $88K, respectively.


Residents of Minot, N.D. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $106K annually; other top-paying cities include Tioga, N.D. ($88K) and Houston, Texas (about $81K). Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of approximately $102K per year) in North Dakota.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $88K annually. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $83K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (30 percent) report 20 years or more of experience and bring home median pay of around $104K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Being an OSHA 10 Hour Specialist certainly has its perks — salaries approach $95K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. On average, salaries rise to $88K annually for accredited Certified Safety Professionals. Amerad Hess Corp provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) — these employees rake in around $100K per year.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Borehole Formation Evaluation; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $225K annually. Drilling Engineering is regularly seen around here; about one in six of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Financial Analysis, Microsoft Excel, and General Ledger Accounting.

Benefits and Perks

The company does pay out vacation and sick days, but these benefits are received by only 30 percent. A 401(k) program is available, and most survey participants use it to save for retirement. A large number of respondents can count on health insurance, and a large number of survey participants have dental coverage as a benefit. Privileges also include a company cell phone and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for Amerad Hess Corp


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55 %
$71,400 - $87,500
$65,982 - $196,527

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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