How Much do Petroleum Engineers Make in Nebraska?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, petroleum engineers in Nebraska earn an average of $109,610 a year, equivalent to $52.70 an hour.

This is 30% less than petroleum engineers nationwide, but it is 127% more than the typical Nebraska worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Nebraska Petroleum Engineer Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $78.62 $163,530
75th $64.39 $133,930
50th $48.26 $100,380
25th $39.67 $82,510
10th $33.50 $69,670
Nebraska Petroleum Engineers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Omaha $56.35 $117,200
Nebraska Petroleum Engineer Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $52.70 $109,610