Petroleum Engineering is an interesting field to study. Now if you have interest in this field then all of you must read the whole article in which you will get the answer of each question that a student will have before getting admission in any field. Well let’s start from its overview so that fresh students may come to know that what kind of study they are going to get and after this we will check its scope that will be the major point for you.
Petroleum Engineering is an engineering field that is concerned with the activities related to the production of hydrocarbons. This hydrocarbon can be either crude oil or natural gas. There is wide use of this technology and if you are going to get admission in this field then it is surety that you are just going to secure your future. Petroleum Degree awarded in the year of 114 in an American institute. Its first degree was confirmed in 1915 by the University of Pittsburg. Deep-water, arctic and desert conditions are usually contended with. High temperature and high pressure (HTHP) environments have become increasingly commonplace in operations and require the petroleum engineer to be savvy in topics as wide-ranging as thermo-hydraulics, aeromechanics, and intelligent systems.
Now let’s talk about its salary that is the major point of the article. Now if you have gotten admission in this field then you have to be practical and have to keep skill on mathematics that will help you to have great skill of your field. Now if you are well experienced engineer then you can easily earn more than $200 per week. Well at the starting point you will have less experience about this field which means you will earn more than or let’s say minimum to maximum $70 per week but it should be your basic pay that you will earn with less experience. Now let’s take a look on its previous salary schedule so that you may come to know that if you are going to get admission in this field then it is one of the best fields for you.
- Its currently salary is $ 151 to $194 per week that is the basic pay and there will be $300 per week pay for experienced employee.
- The average pay that was reported in the year of 2016 was $143 per week for an average employee and $230 for experienced employee.
- Now it’s salary has been increased and now salary will be 15% plus for each employee that is you can earn more than $350 easily that will be enough for you.
Here is an important thing to know that is the salary schedule that we listed above is the basic salary schedule in which there is no any bonus added. Now your bonus will be ass on the base of your working and you can earn more than you salary in the shape of bonus but i will depend on your working hand.