Average Salary for U.S. Geological Survey Employees

How This Employer Pays

U.S. Geological Survey typically pays:
-3%
below market

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Employer: U.S. Geological Survey
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Research Scientist (3)
$66,311 - $133,229  
   
[-]Research Scientist (3)
Salary$64,071 - $144,051  
   
Total Pay$66,311 - $133,229  
[+]Geographer (3)
$39,123 - $91,899  
   
[+]Geographer (3)
Salary$37,466 - $86,924  
   
Total Pay$39,123 - $91,899  
[+]Geologist (3)
$64,053 - $359,071  
   
[+]Geologist (3)
Salary$65,400 - $268,694  
   
Total Pay$64,053 - $359,071  
[+]Hydrologist (2)
$46,440 - $81,613  
   
[+]Hydrologist (2)
Salary$46,205 - $81,787  
   
Total Pay$46,440 - $81,613  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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About This Company

1879

U.S. Geological Survey, United States Geological Survey (USGS)


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Key Stats for U.S. Geological Survey

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %
Salary
$82,000
Salary
$54,248 - $112,500
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

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