The average salary for a Geophysicist is £36,769 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are seismic interpretation, Geophysics, and Data Processing. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience strongly influences income for this job.
Geophysicist Total Pay (?
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£23,615 - £80,145
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£23,615 - £80,145  
   
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£503 - £13,955  
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£24,352 - £85,776  
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Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 278
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₤39,000
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Experience Affects Geophysicist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 169%
Experienced
up arrow 80%
Mid-Career
up arrow 17%
National Average
₤39,000

Skills That Affect Geophysicist Salaries

seismic interpretation
up arrow 41%
Geophysics
up arrow 33%
Data Processing
up arrow 17%
National Average
₤39,000
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Gender
Female
17%
female alumni
 
Male
83%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 29%
vision benefits Vision: 19% employee benefits None: 14%
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