How much does a Reservoir Engineer I make in Washington, DC? The average Reservoir Engineer I salary in Washington, DC is $132,046 as of November 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $125,670 and $139,157. 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. 

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Job Description for Reservoir Engineer I

Reservoir Engineer I is responsible for identifying oil and gas reserves and developing strategies to maximize recovery. Designs and tests new wells and monitors and predicts performance. Being a Reservoir Engineer I requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Reservoir Engineer I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Reservoir Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc., an exploration and production company, focuses on the extraction of onshore oil and related liquids-rich natural gas in the United States. The company's primary oil and liquids-weighted assets are located in the Wattenberg Field in Colorado. As of December 31, 2018, it had proved reserves of... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2020
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About Washington, District of Columbia    Washington, D.C. is located in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. East Coast. Due to the District of Columbia retrocession, the city has a total area....More

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Skills associated with Reservoir Engineer I: Predictive Analytics and Modeling, Oil and Gas Exploration, Well and Drilling Design

Salary estimation for Reservoir Engineer I at companies like : BONANZA CREEK ENERGY INC, KINDER MORGAN INC, KOSMOS ENERGY LTD