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Petroleum Engineers

 

Devise methods to improve oil and gas extraction and production and determine the need for new or modified tool designs. Oversee drilling and offer technical advice. 

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Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 0.3%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 4
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Median Hourly Wage $62 per hour
Average Annual Click for more information on Average Wage $137,600 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most of these occupations require a four-year bachelor's degree, but some do not. 
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