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Top Executive Salary in the Industry of Oil and Gas Extraction

The salary statistics and trend of top executives in the industry of oil and gas extraction are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare top executive salaries in different industries within the mining sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$63,540
25th Percentile Wage
$104,080
50th Percentile Wage
$180,220
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for top executives in the industry of oil and gas extraction. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $180,220. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $104,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent top executives is $63,540.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of top executives in the industry of Oil and Gas Extraction from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016180,2207.75%18.68%
2015166,2608.37%-
2014152,340-0.87%-
2013153,6604.62%-
2012146,560--

Table 2. Average Hourly Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30.55
25th Percentile Wage
$50.04
50th Percentile Wage
$86.64
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for top executives in the industry of oil and gas extraction. The median hourly salary is $86.64. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $50.04. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.55.

Table 3. Compare Top Executive Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of top executives in eight industries within the mining sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of top executives in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Oil and Gas Extraction
$180,220
Oil and Gas Extraction
$180,220
Metal Ore Mining
$139,710
Coal Mining
$124,510
Support Activities for Mining
$120,780
Support Activities for Mining
$120,780
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$104,720
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying
$95,630

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