Petroleum Engineer in Tulsa Salary

Petroleum Engineers in Tulsa, Okla. can expect wages of $78K annually on average. In this profession, most enjoy medical and dental coverage, and approximately half have vision insurance, as well. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Tulsa Petroleum Engineers. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$67,290 - $178,793
$67K
$81K
$180K
MEDIAN: $80,700
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Salary $67,290 - $178,793
Bonus $14,740
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$31,864 - $202,100
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

About Tulsa, Oklahoma

Tulsa County, Oklahoma
403,091
Male:
197,437 (49.0%)
Female:
205,654 (51.0%)
Tulsa /ˈtʌlsə/ is the second-largest city in the state of Oklahoma and 47th-most populous city in the United States. As of July 2015, the population was 403,505, an increase of 11,599 over that reported in the 2010 Census. It is the principal municipality of the Tulsa Metropolitan Area, a region with 981,005 residents in the MSA and 1,151,172 in the CSA. The city serves as the county seat of Tulsa County, the most densely populated county in Oklahoma, with urban development extending into Osage, Rogers, and Wagoner counties. Tulsa was settled between 1828 and 1836 by the Lochapoka Band of Creek Native American tribe. For most of the 20th century, the city held the nickname "Oil Capital of the World" and played a major role as one of the most important hubs for the American oil industry. Once heavily dependent on the oil industry, economic downturn and subsequent diversification efforts created an...
Tulsa:
$43,322
Oklahoma:
$48,568
$768
Tulsa:
$133,700
Oklahoma:
$126,800
4.2%

Petroleum Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Petroleum Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
42%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲106%

Mid-Career
▲36%

▲3%

National Average
$83,000

Skills That Affect Petroleum Engineer Salaries

Project Management
▲69%

Well Production Engineering
▲26%

Drilling Engineering
▲26%

Reservoir Engineering
▲12%

Simulation
▲9%

Oil and Gas Formation Evaluation
▲8%

National Average
$83,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
42%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 14%