Specialist Reservoir Engineer Salary in the United States

How much does a Specialist Reservoir Engineer make in the United States? The average Specialist Reservoir Engineer salary in the United States is $193,900 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $179,800 and $203,400. 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 Specialist Reservoir Engineer at companies like : BONANZA CREEK ENERGY INC, KINDER MORGAN INC, KOSMOS ENERGY LTD

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The Specialist Reservoir Engineer designs and tests new wells and monitors and predicts performance. Responsible for identifying oil and gas reserves and developing strategies to maximize recovery. Being a Specialist Reservoir Engineer typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Specialist Reservoir Engineer is a specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. Working as a Specialist Reservoir Engineer typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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