Pipeline and Midstream Services Salary Survey

The Pipeline and Midstream Services Salary Survey reports compensation data for 124 benchmark jobs related to transporting products, such as crude oil, natural gas, refined petroleum products, and slurry, using pipeline transmission, rail, barge, or truck. The industry survey is available by geographic area (US Region, US National, or Canadian National) for $589.

The Pipeline and Midstream Services Salary Survey documents market-based pay data for 9 executive and 115 non-management salary benchmark jobs from up to three databases: digitized public sources, ERI Assessor Series data, and direct participants. The following information is reported for each job title (salary data are shown in means, medians, and percentile cuts):

  • Annual Salary
  • Incentive/Variable Pay
  • Total Direct Annual Compensation
  • Job Description
  • Graph with a Trend Line and Data Points
  • Selected Characteristics of the Occupation (SCO)

Survey information is solicited through traditional mail, email, and online questionnaires. Each data submission is thoroughly screened by our team of experienced researchers prior to inclusion in a survey. No attempt is made to alter incumbent data as reported other than to normalize collected compensation amounts to a common date. Data collection begins October and ends March. Survey results are published annually in July, with an effective data date of March 31 of the given survey year.

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Accounting Manager
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Benefits Analyst
  • Blaster
  • Building & Facilities Manager
  • Bulldozer Operator
  • Business Development Analyst
  • Buyer/Purchasing Agent
  • Heavy Truck Driver
  • Hoisting Machine Operator
  • Horizontal Boring Operator
  • Human Resources Clerk
  • Human Resources Generalist
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Hydro Pneumatic Tester
  • Hydrographer
  • In Line Inspection Field Technician
  • Instrument Technician
  • Accountant
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Accounting Manager
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Benefits Analyst
  • Blaster
  • Building & Facilities Manager
  • Bulldozer Operator
  • Business Development Analyst
  • Buyer/Purchasing Agent
  • CAD-Aided Design Technician
  • Cartographer
  • Chemical Operator
  • Chemist
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Chief Human Resources Officer
  • Chief Marketing & Sales Officer
  • Chief Operating Officer
  • Communications Analyst
  • Communications Engineer
  • Communications Technician
  • Computer Programmer
  • Construction Engineer
  • Construction Engineering Manager
  • Construction Foreman
  • Contract Administrator
  • Contracts Manager
  • Core Driller
  • Cost Accountant
  • Data Architect
  • Design Drafter
  • Documentation Engineer
  • Drafter
  • Drafter Geophysical
  • Drafting Supervisor
  • Earth Driller
  • Electrician Journeyman
  • Electrolysis Engineer
  • Engineering Consultant
  • Engineering Manager
  • Engineering Specialist
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Environmental Engineering Manager
  • Environmental Technician
  • Equipment Operator Heavy
  • Estimator Cost
  • Executive Secretary
  • Expediter
  • Facilities Engineer
  • Field Engineering Technician
  • Field Service Engineer
  • Financial Analyst
  • Forklift Operator
  • Fuel Attendant
  • Gas Compressor Operator
  • Geographer
  • Geological Aide
  • Geological Drafter
  • Geophysical Surveyor
  • Geophysicist
  • Heavy Equipment Mechanic
  • Heavy Truck Driver
  • Hoisting Machine Operator
  • Horizontal Boring Operator
  • Human Resources Clerk
  • Human Resources Generalist
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Hydro Pneumatic Tester
  • Hydrographer
  • In Line Inspection Field Technician
  • Instrument Technician
  • Laborer
  • Line Walker
  • Marine Surveyor
  • Materials Handler
  • Materials Manager
  • Mechanic
  • Office Manager
  • Oiler
  • Overhead Crane Operator
  • Payroll Clerk
  • Payroll Supervisor
  • Petroleum Engineer
  • Petroleum Geologist
  • Photogrammetrist
  • Pipefitter
  • Pipefitter Helper
  • Pipeline Services Sales Representative
  • Plumber
  • Power Plant Operator
  • Power Systems Engineer
  • Preventive Maintenance Coordinator
  • Procurement Analyst
  • Production Coordinator
  • Production Director
  • Programmer Analyst
  • Project Engineer
  • Project Manager (Experience)
  • Public Relations Manager
  • Purchasing Clerk
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Rate Analyst
  • Real Estate Acquisitions Manager
  • Receptionist
  • Regulatory Affairs Analyst
  • Reliability Engineer
  • Research & Development Director
  • Resource Recovery Engineer
  • Risk Management Analyst
  • Safety Manager
  • Safety Technician
  • Sales Representative
  • Secretary
  • Spectroscopist
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Systems Analyst
  • Tool Crib Attendant
  • Tool Machine Operator
  • Top Regulatory Affairs Executive
  • Warehouse Supervisor
  • Warehouse Worker
  • Welder
  • Well Driller
  • ARC LOGISTICS PARTNERS LP
  • BLUEKNIGHT ENERGY PARTNERS LP
  • BUCKEYE PARTNERS LP
  • CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC
  • DELEK LOGISTICS PARTNERS LP
  • ENBRIDGE ENERGY PARTNERS LP
  • HOLLY ENERGY PARTNERS LP
  • MAGELLAN MIDSTREAM PARTNERS, L.P.
  • MPLX LP
  • NUSTAR ENERGY, L.P.
  • NUSTAR GP HOLDINGS LLC
  • PLAINS ALL AMERICAN PIPELINE LP
  • PLAINS GP HOLDINGS LP
  • ROSE ROCK MIDSTREAM LP
  • SUNOCO LOGISTICS PARTNERS LP
  • TESORO LOGISTICS LP
  • TRANSMONTAIGNE PARTNERS LP
  • VALERO ENERGY PARTNERS LP
  • WESTERN REFINING LOGISTICS LP
  • ARC LOGISTICS PARTNERS LP
  • BLUEKNIGHT ENERGY PARTNERS LP
  • BUCKEYE PARTNERS LP
  • CENTERPOINT ENERGY INC
  • DELEK LOGISTICS PARTNERS LP
  • ENBRIDGE ENERGY PARTNERS LP
  • HOLLY ENERGY PARTNERS LP
  • MAGELLAN MIDSTREAM PARTNERS, L.P.
  • MPLX LP
  • NUSTAR ENERGY, L.P.
  • NUSTAR GP HOLDINGS LLC
  • PLAINS ALL AMERICAN PIPELINE LP
  • PLAINS GP HOLDINGS LP
  • ROSE ROCK MIDSTREAM LP
  • SUNOCO LOGISTICS PARTNERS LP
  • TESORO LOGISTICS LP
  • TRANSMONTAIGNE PARTNERS LP
  • VALERO ENERGY PARTNERS LP
  • WESTERN REFINING LOGISTICS LP

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