The average salary for a Geophysicist is AU$96,347 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$69,642 - AU$200,280
AU$70K
AU$96K
AU$200K
MEDIAN: AU$96,347
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$70KAU$140KAU$210K
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AU$69,642 - AU$200,280  
   
Bonus
AU$2,500 - AU$45,000  
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$69,767 - AU$201,341  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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Pay by Experience Level for Geophysicist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$100,304

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Key Stats for Geophysicist

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Geophysicist Salaries

Late-Career
▲69%

Experienced
▲59%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
AU$100,000

Entry-Level
▼25%

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 52%
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