How much does a Reservoir Engineer III make in the United States? The average Reservoir Engineer III salary in the United States is $159,375 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $147,616 and $170,572. 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 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 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Eric J. Haas, Former Senior Vice President, Production and Development
Kosmos Energy Ltd., a deepwater independent oil and gas exploration and production company, focuses along the Atlantic Margins. Its primary assets include production offshore Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, and U.S. Gulf of Mexico, as well as a gas development offshore Mauritania and Senegal. The company also maintains an ex... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
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Skills associated with Reservoir Engineer III: Well and Drilling Design, Oil and Gas Exploration, Predictive Analytics and Modeling

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