Entry Level Salary for Petroleum Engineers

The average salary for an entry level Petroleum Engineer is $77,546. An experienced Petroleum Engineer makes about $135,190 per year.

Petroleum engineers design and develop methods for extracting oil and gas from deposits below the Earth’s surface. Petroleum engineers also find new ways to extract oil and gas from older wells. Find more career information.

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Top 3 Petroleum Engineer Jobs

  • Operations Engineer - Marlen & Associates - Dallas, TX

    Bachelor's in Petroleum Engineering or related degree * Conventional or unconventional knowledge * Relocation will be provided All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment ...

  • Reservoir Engineer - Unconventional (3986) - OneSource Professional Search - Katy, TX

    MBA a plus * 5+years petroleum engineering experience & 3+ yrs reservoir * Experience in SEC Reserves analysis, Deal Screening, A&D in unconventional reservoirs * Expertise w/ DCA and RTA/PTA ...

  • Production Engineer II - CIVITAS RESOURCES INC - Windsor, CO

    Bachelor's Degree in Petroleum Engineering or related field required. * Minimum of 3-5 years of engineering experience in exploration and production. * Experience with oil production facilities ...

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