Petroleum Engineer Salaries in Houston, TX

Salary estimated from 131 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 12, 2018
Average in Houston, TX
$117,905 per year
15% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$27,000
$273,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Petroleum Engineer make in Houston, TX?

The average salary for a Petroleum Engineer is $117,905 per year in Houston, TX, which is 15% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 131 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 Houston, TX
CompanyAverage salary
$176,194 per year
$143,607 per year
$200,000 per year
$181,181 per year
$167,143 per year
$155,094 per year
$146,224 per year
$150,000 per year
$135,263 per year
$125,824 per year
Petroleum Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$109,298 per year
$122,868 per year
$126,461 per year

Petroleum Engineer job openings

Reservoir Engineer
Hilcorp Energy Company
Houston, TX
Graduate Engineer
Morgan Stanley
Houston, TX
Petroleum Engineer
Davis Holdings, LP
Houston, TX
Reservoir Engineer
Crestwood Ops - New Ventures
Houston, TX
Production Engineer
W&T Offshore, Inc.
Houston, TX
Engineer
Aspen Technology
Houston, TX
Petroleum Engineer jobs in Houston, TX