Entry-Level Reservoir Engineer Salary

Entry-Level Reservoir Engineers pull down an average of $97K per year. In the world of Entry-Level Reservoir Engineers, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $20K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $15K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $70K and $138K. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Reservoir Engineers is high. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$64,399 - $124,384
MEDIAN: $98,724

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Salary $64,399 - $124,384
Bonus $2,936 - $21,852
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $14,795
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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).
$70,878 - $139,597
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 73

Reservoir Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $105,223

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For those looking to make money, Entry-Level Reservoir Engineers in Tulsa enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 18 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Reservoir Engineers will also find cushy salaries in Denver (+11 percent) and Houston (+10 percent). Falling short of the national average by 14 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Salt Lake City.

Key Stats for Reservoir Engineer


6 %
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Reservoir Engineer Salaries

Microsoft Office

Business Development


National Average

Strategic Planning

Mergers and Acquisitions

Well Production Engineering

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.


6 %
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 3%