The average salary for an Environmental Geologist is $50,838 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management and Environmental Compliance. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$38,828 - $78,807
$39K
$51K
$79K
MEDIAN: $50,838
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$12.50 - $32.00
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$20
$32
MEDIAN: $20.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$38,828 - $78,807  
   
Bonus
$710 - $5,159  
Total Pay (?
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$35,795 - $77,096  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 110
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.50 - $32.00  
   
Overtime
$22.11 - $39.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$710 - $5,159  
   
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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$35,795 - $77,096  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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Job Description for Environmental Geologist

  • Conduct site assessments, collecting samples and setting up data collection processes.
  • Work with clients to explain environmental needs and update on progress.
  • Create and communicate risk assessment processes and reports.
  • Detail, audit, and report back on remediation efforts and overall success rates.
  • Write up technical reports and recommendations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Environmental Geologist

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

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Key Stats for Environmental Geologist

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
044
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Environmental Geologist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 53%

Experienced
up arrow 43%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Environmental Geologist Salaries

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 19%

Project Management
up arrow 19%


National Average
$51,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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