Entry-Level Petroleum Engineer in Houston, Texas Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Petroleum Engineer in Houston, Texas is $92,219 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Borehole Formation Evaluation (FE), Microsoft Excel, Engineering Design, and Microsoft Office.

$58,865 - $135,770
$59K
$93K
$140K
MEDIAN: $92,859
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$29.48 - $56.60
$44
MEDIAN: $44.00
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$0$154K
Salary $58,865 - $135,770
Bonus $408.51 - $38,783
Profit Sharing $102.13 - $39,149
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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$58,724 - $154,066
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 87
Hourly Data $0$56
Hourly Rate $44.00
Overtime $42.50
Annual Data $0$154K
Bonus $408.51 - $38,783
Profit Sharing $102.13 - $39,149
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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$58,724 - $154,066
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Key Stats for Petroleum Engineer

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
20%
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Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Borehole Formation Evaluation (FE)
▲32%

Microsoft Excel
▲24%

Engineering Design
▲18%

Microsoft Office
▲15%

Project Management
▲10%

Microsoft Word
▲9%

Reservoir Engineering
▲6%

Drilling Engineering
▲4%

Simulation
▼0%

National Average
$98,000

Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation
▼1%

Well Production Engineering
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 10%
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