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Petroleum Engineer Salary

How much does a Petroleum Engineer make in the United States?
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$145,582 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$70 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$6,755 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average petroleum engineer salary in United States is $145,582 or an equivalent hourly rate of $70. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $6,755. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$100,414 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$181,428 (USD)

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