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Petroleum Engineer Salary Information in New Jersey

The average annual and hourly salaries for petroleum engineers in the state of New Jersey are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of petroleum engineers among New Jersey areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Petroleum Engineers in New Jersey

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for petroleum engineers in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $168,140. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $125,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $108,780.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of petroleum engineers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
15.51% 15.51%
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