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Each year, SPE surveys its professional members to benchmark global compensation trends in the industry. The SPE Membership Salary Survey is a sample of self-reported information from petroleum industry professionals worldwide. This year's participants are based in 80 countries and 37 US states. Their employers are headquartered in 76 countries. Each November, SPE offers a free copy of the latest Highlight Report. The Full Report, offered for sale in the SPE Bookstore, offers data slices and charts by job category, region, job function, and years of experience. A data file with additional analysis is also available.Learn more and download a free copy of the latest Highlight Report
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