Reservoir Engineer II Salary in the United States

How much does a Reservoir Engineer II make in the United States? The average Reservoir Engineer II salary in the United States is $127,684 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $120,735 and $135,420. 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

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

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

Job Description

Reservoir Engineer II 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 II requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Reservoir Engineer II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Reservoir Engineer II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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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 2018
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