Alabama Department of Labor

Labor Market Information Division
SOC: 17-2171 Petroleum Engineers
Devise methods to improve oil and gas well production and determine the need for new or modified tool designs. Oversee drilling and offer technical advice to achieve economical and satisfactory progress.
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Alabama Employment Outlook
Alabama Wage Data
Hourly Wage   Annual Wage
Entry $40.96   Entry $85,196.00
Mean $62.94   Mean $130,935.00
Experience $73.94 Experience $153,800.00

The data is based on the May 2017 Occupation Employment Survey employment and wage estimate file. The wages have been aged using the most current ECI factors reflecting wages as of June 2018.

Alabama Projections
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