How Much do Petroleum Engineers Make in Alabama?

Do petroleum engineers in Alabama make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Alabama petroleum engineers?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, petroleum engineers in Alabama earn an average of $129,460 a year, equivalent to $62.24 an hour.

This is 17% less than petroleum engineers nationwide, but it is 188% more than the typical Alabama worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Alabama Petroleum Engineer Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $98.92 $205,750
75th $72.64 $151,090
50th $57.71 $120,030
25th $40.81 $84,890
10th $34.29 $71,330
Alabama Petroleum Engineer Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $62.24 $129,460
2018 $55.38 $115,180
2017 $61.61 $128,160
2016 $66.25 $137,810
2015 $67.55 $140,490
2014 $63.79 $132,680
2013 $62.37 $129,730
2011 $44.17 $91,870