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FORM 4
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UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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(Print or Type Responses)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
HILL RALPH A
  2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
WPX ENERGY, INC. [WPX]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
_____ Director _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
Chief Executive Officer
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
ONE WILLIAMS CENTER
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
02/29/2012
(Street)

TULSA, OK 74172
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
_X_ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price

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Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4, and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(Month/Day/Year)
7. Title and Amount of Underlying Securities
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 4)
10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units $18.16 02/29/2012   A   63,463   02/28/2015 02/28/2015 Common Stock 63,463 $18.16 253,021 D  
Restricted Stock Units $18.16 02/29/2012   A   16,354   02/28/2017 02/28/2017 Common Stock 16,354 $18.16 269,375 D  
Restricted Stock Units(1) $18.16 02/29/2012   A   110,132   02/28/2015 02/28/2015 Common Stock 110,132 $18.16 379,507 D  
Employee Options (Right to Buy) $18.16 02/29/2012   A   33,200   02/28/2013 02/28/2022 Common Stock 33,200 $18.16 515,668 D  
Employee Options (Right to Buy) $18.16 02/29/2012   A   33,200   02/28/2014 02/28/2022 Common Stock 33,200 $18.16 548,868 D  
Employee Options (Right to Buy) $18.16 02/29/2012   A   33,201   02/28/2015 02/28/2022 Common Stock 33,201 $18.16 582,069 D  

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
 Director  10% Owner  Officer  Other
HILL RALPH A
ONE WILLIAMS CENTER
TULSA, OK 74172
      Chief Executive Officer  

Signatures

 By: Stephen E. Brilz, Attorney-in-Fact for Ralph A. Hill   03/02/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date

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