How much does a Reservoir Engineer III make in the United States? The average Reservoir Engineer III salary in the United States is $174,056 as of April 24, 2024, but the range typically falls between $161,220 and $186,281. 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. 

Reservoir Engineer III Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Reservoir Engineer III Salary $149,534 US April 24, 2024
25th Percentile Reservoir Engineer III Salary $161,220 US April 24, 2024
50th Percentile Reservoir Engineer III Salary $174,056 US April 24, 2024
75th Percentile Reservoir Engineer III Salary $186,281 US April 24, 2024
90th Percentile Reservoir Engineer III Salary $197,411 US April 24, 2024
25% $161,220 10% $149,534 90% $197,411 75% $186,281 $174,056 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Communication Skills 9.09%
MATLAB 9.09%
Programming Language 9.09%
Others 72.73%

Job Description for Reservoir Engineer III

Reservoir Engineer III 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 III requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Reservoir Engineer III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Reservoir Engineer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Career Path for Reservoir Engineer III

A career path is a sequence of jobs that leads to your short- and long-term career goals. Some follow a linear career path within one field, while others change fields periodically to achieve career or personal goals.

For Reservoir Engineer III, the first career path typically starts with a Drilling Engineer IV position, and then Drilling Engineer V.

The second career path typically starts with a Reservoir Engineer IV position, and then progresses to Reservoir Engineer V.

Additionally, the third career path typically progresses to Mine Engineer IV.

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Reservoir Engineer III salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Reservoir Engineer III, the highest Reservoir Engineer III salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Reservoir Engineer III salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Reservoir Engineer III salary is in Miami, FL, where the Reservoir Engineer III salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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

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