Geologist Salary (Australia)

The average pay for a Geologist is AU$88,954 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.
Geologist Total Pay (?
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AU$61,673 - AU$121,803
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MEDIAN: AU$88,954
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Geologist Total Pay (?
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AU$20.37 - AU$55.75
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MEDIAN: AU$35.00
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National Salary Data

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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$61,673 - AU$121,803  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$15,647  
Profit Sharing
AU$250.00 - AU$25,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$60,129 - AU$127,147  
PayScale
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 531
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$100AU$200AU$300
Hourly Rate
AU$20.37 - AU$55.75  
   
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$278.12  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$200KAU$400KAU$600K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$15,647  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$250.00 - AU$25,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
AU$60,129 - AU$127,147  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 531
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Experience Affects Geologist Salaries

Late-Career
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AU$90,000

Skills That Affect Geologist Salaries

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
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geology
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National Average
AU$90,000
Microsoft Excel
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Gender

Female
34%
female alumni
 
Male
66%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 30% dental benefits Dental: 11%
vision benefits Vision: 8% employee benefits None: 69%
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