A Geologist with Microsoft Excel skills earns an average salary of AU$91,494 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$48,639 - AU$120,006
AU$49K
AU$93K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$92,576
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AU$22.96 - AU$41.00
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$25.03
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$48,639 - AU$120,006  
   
Bonus
AU$9,916  
Profit Sharing
AU$2,035  
Total Pay (?
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AU$47,593 - AU$124,893  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$25.03  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$9,916  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$2,035  
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$47,593 - AU$124,893  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$92,638

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Key Stats for Geologist

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Geologist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲7%

Experienced
▲6%

National Average
AU$93,000

Entry-Level
▼15%

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 71%
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