Petroleum Engineer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 297 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: April 12, 2019
Average salary
$83,013 per year
  • Most Reported
$15,000
$205,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Petroleum Engineer make in the United States?

The average salary for a Petroleum Engineer is $83,013 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 297 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Petroleum Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Petroleum Engineer is less than 1 year.
Petroleum Engineer salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$158,690 per year
$133,084 per year
$131,584 per year
$123,278 per year
$200,000 per year
$181,181 per year
$161,135 per year
$150,000 per year
$134,313 per year
$125,608 per year
Petroleum Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$126,314 per year
$106,573 per year
$55,000 per year
$55,000 per year
$116,990 per year

Petroleum Engineer job openings

Production Engineer - Summer Internship
Crestone Peak Resources
Firestone, CO
Production/Completion Engineer
Berry Petroleum Company, LLC
Dallas, TX
Permian Field Production Engineer - Goldsmith, TX
ConocoPhillips
Goldsmith, TX
Engineer I
WSP USA
Baton Rouge, LA
Petroleum Data Technician
WDVG Petroleum Engineering Laboratories
Houston, TX
Data Scientist - Oil and Gas
Beyond Limits
Glendale, CA
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