Head of Pipeline Operations Salary in the United States

How much does a Head of Pipeline Operations make in the United States? The average Head of Pipeline Operations salary in the United States is $305,700 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $234,600 and $372,200. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Salary estimation for Head of Pipeline Operations at companies like : BONANZA CREEK ENERGY INC, KINDER MORGAN INC, KOSMOS ENERGY LTD

Job Description

The Head of Pipeline Operations is responsible for strategic development of pipelines and sets new routes. Plans and directs all aspects of natural gas and/or crude oil pipeline operations. Being a Head of Pipeline Operations requires a bachelor's degree. Stays current with regulations, industry standards, and environmental issues. In addition, Head of Pipeline Operations typically reports to top management. The Head of Pipeline Operations manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. Working as a Head of Pipeline Operations typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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