Average Salary for Oceaneering International, Inc. Employees

Houston, Texas-based Oceaneering International, Inc. hires for positions ranging from Mechanical Engineer to Software Engineer in the energy. A salary of $74K per year is the median rate at Oceaneering International, Inc. Though your experience level and geography do impact pay, your role at the company is the primary influence on employee salary at Oceaneering International, Inc. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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  • Updated: 16 Jan 2018
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About This Company

11911 FM 529
Houston, Texas 77041


Energy, Oil and Gas Field Services, NEC

Oceaneering International, Inc. pays its employees an average of $80,671 a year. Salaries at Oceaneering International, Inc. range from an average of $51,155 to $127,651 a year. Oceaneering International, Inc. employees with the job title Business Manager make the most with an average annual salary of $189,544, while employees with the title Financial Administrator make the least with an average annual salary of $41,775.


Bringing in the most money are Project Managers — their earnings average approximately $110K annually. Senior Mechanical Engineers are a close second at around $87K along with Mechanical Engineers (about $78K) and Electrical Engineers ($68K). With salaries averaging $54K, Senior Buyers are among the lowest paid at Oceaneering International, Inc.

Years of Experience

Average pay is $80K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of Oceaneering International, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $66K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $92K per year) can be spotted in Baltimore, Md.; Hanover, Md. (around $85K), Orlando, Fla. ($84K), and Austin, Texas (approximately $80K) are the next top-paying cities. Panama City, Fla. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $54K. Across Oceaneering International, Inc.'s U.S. offices, employees in the state of California earn the most, taking home $131K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Information Technology Infrastructure Library V3 Certifications, who make $118K per year. Becoming an OSHA Forklift Operator Certification can certainly pay off here; those folks make about $109K on average. Oceaneering International, Inc. compensates Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE)-holders the most at $128K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Budget Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $110K per year. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; slightly less than a fourth consider it a key competency. SolidWorks, Engineering Design, and Microsoft Office were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

Merely 37 percent at Oceaneering International, Inc. earn paid vacation and paid sick time. Most workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). A large number of employees receive health insurance, and a large number of respondents get dental coverage. Oceaneering International, Inc. also dishes out privileges such as life insurance, a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for Oceaneering International, Inc.


26 %
74 %
$44,936 - $77,155
$59,061 - $105,559

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 47 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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