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Compressor Station Engineer Salary

$64,189 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Compressor Station Engineer is $64,189 a year and $31 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Compressor Station Engineer is between $46,363 and $78,949. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates steam or internal combustion engines to transmit, compress, or recover gases, such as butane, nitrogen, hydrogen, and natural gas in various production processes.
  • Moves controls and turns valves to start compressor engines, pumps, and auxiliary equipment.
  • Monitors meters, gauges, and recording instrument charts to ensure specified temperature, pressure, and flow of gas through system.
Compressor Station Engineer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators

Job family population: 3,560

Estimated population of Compressor Station Engineer jobs: 3,395

Rate of error: 6.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Compressor Station Engineer Job Listings for United States

Pipeline Engineer
Apr 23
San Ramon, CA, USA
CVG Staffing Solutions
As an Engineer II you will be responsible for gas pipeline and compressor station engineering and design including design criteria, material selection and equipment sizing in compliance with codes ...
Experienced Manufacturing Engineer
Jun 1
Broomfield, CO, USA
Air Squared
We are building exciting new technology ranging from a compressor for the next 2020 Mars Rover to ... from station build to a lean production line The following skills and knowledge preferred: · ...
Project Coordinator
May 31
Monrovia, CA, USA
Pride Resource Partners LLC
We are looking for a Project Engineer/Coordinator to join our team! Job Purpose: Provide Project Manager with administrative and coordination support for their Gas pipeline and compressor station ...
Accounts Receivable Clerk
Jun 4
Hermiston, OR, USA
... pre-engineered metal buildings, site preparation, underground utilities, reclamation, pond construction, compressor/pump stations, gas processing facilities, WWT plants, tilt-up structures, sub ...
Field Technician
Apr 18
Casper, WY, USA
NeoInsulation LLC
Engineering superior insulation solutions with innovative applications for today's energy ... gas lifts, gas processing plants, compressor stations, vessels, separators, scrubber pots ...
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