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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Petroleum Engineers

Total
Employment
Location
Quotient
Median
Annual Earnings
National 32,780 1.0 $128,230Explore the national job market for Petroleum Engineers

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Petroleum Engineers ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):


Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Houston, TX 15.9
New Orleans, LA 8.4
Oklahoma City, OK 7.8
Denver, CO 3.6
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX 3.0
Metro Area Median Earnings
NYC Metro Area $173,300
Denver, CO $152,280
Houston, TX $147,960
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX $147,850
Chicago Metro Area $134,430

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Bakersfield, CA 13.8
Tulsa, OK 7.4
Baton Rouge, LA 1.2
Jackson, MS 1.0
Wichita, KS 0.8
Metro Area Median Earnings
Oxnard, CA $139,970
Baton Rouge, LA $133,500
Wichita, KS $127,770
Tulsa, OK $125,000
Bakersfield, CA $123,760

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Anchorage, AK 11.0
Gulfport-Biloxi, MS 10.0
Lafayette, LA 9.2
Corpus Christi, TX 6.2
Beaumont, TX 5.5
Metro Area Median Earnings
Anchorage, AK $147,190
Beaumont, TX $138,420
Greeley, CO $138,140
Shreveport, LA $137,790
Lafayette, LA $129,470

National - Job Listings

Tetra Tech - Germantown,MD
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. ...What your will be: Conduct field work for Phase I, I... Full Description

INTEK - Arlington,VA
INTEK is an energy management and engineering consulting company headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. ...Engineering degree in Mechanical, Chemical, ... Full Description

CACI International Inc - Sterling,VA
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Bechtel Corporation - Reston,VA
Overview Startup & Operating Services helps maintain Bechtel's as a leader in the engineering and construction industry. ...Preferred Master's degree ... Full Description

IPA Global - Ashburn,VA
Interest in capital (engineering and construction) projects and project systems . ...A Master s degree in petroleum engineering, geology, economics, o... Full Description

Lockheed Martin Corporation - Manassas,VA
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SYNTASA - Herndon,VA
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Bechtel - Reston,VA
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Balfour Beatty - Fairfax,VA
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US Department of Defense - Chantilly,VA
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Job Openings

Tetra Tech - Germantown,MD
INTEK - Arlington,VA
CACI International Inc - Sterling,VA
Bechtel Corporation - Reston,VA
IPA Global - Ashburn,VA
Lockheed Martin Corporation - Manassas,VA