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Petroleum Engineer Salary
in Alpine, Utah

$141,807 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Petroleum Engineer is $141,807 a year and $68 an hour in Alpine, Utah, United States. The average salary range for a Petroleum Engineer is between $97,810 and $176,723. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Petroleum Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alpine, Utah.

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Job Summary

  • Plans and designs equipment and processes to achieve the maximum profitable recovery of oil and gas.
  • Prospects for reservoirs containing oil or natural gas.
  • Collaborates with geologists and other specialists to understand the geologic formation and properties of the rock containing the reservoir, determine the drilling methods to be used, and monitor drilling and production operations.
  • Develops well drilling plan for management approval.
  • Utilizes computer models to simulate reservoir performance using different recovery techniques and effects of various drilling options.
  • Provides technical consultation during drilling operations.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Petroleum Engineer Job Prevalence in Alpine, Utah, United States

Job family: Petroleum Engineers

Job family population: 32,010

Estimated population of Petroleum Engineer jobs: 9,420

Rate of error: 4.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Alpine, Utah

Alpine Cost of Living Score:

Description: Alpine is a city on the northeastern edge of Utah County, Utah, United States. The population was 9,555 at the 2010 census. Alpine has been one of the many quickly-growing cities of Utah since the 1970s, and especially the 1990s. It is located on the slopes of the Wasatch Range north of Highland and American Fork. The west side of the city runs above the Wasatch Fault. ...

Petroleum Engineer Job Listings for Alpine, Utah

Mining Engineer P.E. - Business Development
Jun 25
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Validation Engineering
Jun 12
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Emonics LLC
The Validation Engineer will be supporting remediation efforts and needs to have a strong skill set in writing and executing validation protocols (IQOQPQs) and also Test Method Validation. All work ...
Automation Maintenance Specialist/Service Technician $20-25HR
Jun 22
Salt Lake, UT, USA
Xemplar Workforce Solutions
... engineering and design, human resources, sales, and management.
Field Technician
May 16
Salt Lake, UT, USA
FirstDigital Telecom
Since 2000, FirstDigital has built, operated and maintained fiber networks where engineering teams use best-in-class equipment and design standards to ensure long-term flexibility, maximum uptime and ...
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