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Reservoir Engineer IV in the United States

How much does a Reservoir Engineer IV earn in the United States? The average Reservoir Engineer IV salary in the United States is $178,905 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $167,899 and $187,914. 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 Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Responsible for identifying oil and gas reserves and developing strategies to maximize recovery. Designs and tests new wells and monitors and predicts performance. Requires a bachelor's degree of in engineering. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. Typically requires 7+ years of related experience.

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    Reservoir Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Reservoir Engineer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Reservoir Engineer V

    10 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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