At Pioneer, we're proud of our success, and we're excited about the future. Our vision is to excel as an independent oil and gas exploration and production company - a vision supported by more than 3,700 employees. We are an opportunity-driven company with an aggressive growth strategy, quality asset base, solid financial strength and a proven leadership team.

We have a positive work environment and provide opportunities for growth and enrichment to employees, business partners and the communities where we operate. Our culture rewards working as a team to achieve outstanding performance and excellence within our industry.

Exceptional growth and performance requires exceptional people. To attract and retain quality people to be members of our team, we strive to offer a competitive compensation package. For example, the Company matches employee retirement plan contributions at the rate of $2 for every $1 contributed, up to 5% of salary. Affordable insurance coverage and a comprehensive wellness program are two other benefits.

Highlights of our employee benefits program include:

  • Medical Plan
  • Dental Plan
  • Vision Plan
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Flexible Spending Program
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability Program
  • Long-Term Disability Program
  • On-Site Fitness Center or
    Health Club Reimbursement
  • Employee Cafeteria (Irving and Midland)
  • 401(K) Savings and Matching Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Restricted Stock
  • Annual Incentive Bonus Plan
  • Employee Referral Awards Program
Work/Life Balance
  • Vacation Time
  • Holidays
  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • Sick Leave
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement Plan
  • Back-Up Child and Elder Care Program
  • On-Site Daycare Center (Midland)
  • Employee Hardship Fund


 Pioneer Natural Resources has received the Dallas Morning News Top 100 Places to Work award eight years in a row and ranked No. 1 in 2016's Large Company category.

Best Companies to Work for in Texas 2012

Pioneer Natural Resources has received the Best Companies to Work For in Texas award three years in a row.

Two years in a row, Pioneer Natural Resources has been named among the National Top Workplaces.

About Us

Pioneer Natural Resources is a large independent exploration and production company that delivers competitive and sustainable results.

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Our Culture

We provide opportunities for growth and enrichment to our employees, our business partners and the communities in which we operate.

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We're Involved

Pioneer assists charitable community organizations, taking great pride in those employees who volunteer their time and give their resources.

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