Earning $135K annually on average, Chemical Engineers receive the most money, followed by Senior Environmental Engineers ($126K), Process Engineers (approximately $95K), and Mechanical Engineers (around $89K). Associate Accountants at Tesoro Petroleum Corporation do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($50K on average) at the company.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is about $73K per year. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $92K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (31 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make around $102K per year on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $119K annually) can be spotted in Salt Lake City, Utah; Carson, Calif. (approximately $109K), Kenai, Alaska ($104K), and Long Beach, Calif. ($103K) are the next top-paying cities. San Antonio, Texas is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging approximately $82K. Across its U.S. offices, the state of North Dakota pays Tesoro Petroleum Corporation the most — $130K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Professional Engineer License Holders receive bigger paychecks (about $125K annually) than those without credentials. Certified Professional Engineers with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at $115K per year. Regarding salaries and education, Tesoro Petroleum Corporation pays those with a Master of Engineering (MEng / ME) the most — $125K.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Operations Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of around $122K annually. Project Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; just under a fourth of Tesoro Petroleum Corporation's people use it regularly. Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis, and Microsoft Office were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Only one in three survey participants at Tesoro Petroleum Corporation enjoy paid vacation time, and just 22 percent can take sick leave. Tesoro Petroleum Corporation helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. A large number of workers can count on health insurance, and a large number of respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. Privileges also include tuition reimbursement, gym membership, and life insurance.