The average salary for a petroleum engineer in Virginia is around $119,800 per year.
Petroleum engineers earn an average yearly salary of $119,800.
Wages typically start from $78,240 and go up to $183,670.
79% above national average Updated in 2016
Petroleum engineer earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Petroleum engineer salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
How do petroleum engineer salaries compare to similar careers?
Petroleum engineers earn 7% more than similar careers in Virginia. On average, they make more than wind energy engineers.
|Petroleum engineer salary||$120K|
|Computer hardware engineer salary||$120K|
|Sales engineer salary||$118K|
|Mechatronics engineer salary||$116K|
|Wind energy engineer salary||$116K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)