Create methods to improve oil and gas extraction and production.
Petroleum Engineers create methods to improve oil and natural gas extraction from the earth. They oversee drilling and offer technical advice.
|Wages||$65.17 per hour on average|
|Outlook||Statewide data not available|
|Education & Training||Bachelor's degree is needed for entry.|
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|Career Pathways||Engineering and Technology|
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