These Are The 50 Most Common First Jobs For Petroleum Technology Majors

#1

Construction and Extraction

Equipment Operator

Top locations: Gillette, WY; Bryan, TX;

Growth: B Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$44,580

#2

Production and Manufacturing

Supervisor

Top locations: Grapevine, TX;

Growth: B Job security: B

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$77,613

#3

Computer and Mathematical

Technician

Top locations: Midland, TX; Gahanna, OH; Benton, IL;

Growth: A Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$58,920

#4

Construction and Extraction

Foreman

Top locations: Princeton, LA; Little Rock, AR;

Growth: B Job security: B

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$68,310

#5

Construction and Extraction

Lease Operator

Top locations:

Growth: C Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$44,580

#6

Business and Financial

Consultant

Top locations:

Growth: A Job security: D

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$88,162

#7

Installation, Maintenance and Repair

Mechanic

Top locations: Gillette, WY;

Growth: A Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$26,708

#8

Sales

Sales Consultant

Top locations: Bossier City, LA; Broken Arrow, OK;

Growth: C Job security: D

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$100,324

#9

Sales

Lease Analyst

Top locations: Tulsa, OK;

Growth: - Job security: -

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$64,261

#10

Production and Manufacturing

Production Supervisor

Top locations:

Growth: F Job security: B

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$69,196