Geologist Salary in Denver, Colorado (United States)

A Geologist in Denver, Colorado earns an average salary of $69,622 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management and Microsoft Office. Experience strongly influences income for this job.
Geologist in Denver, Colorado Total Pay (?
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$39,453 - $111,377
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MEDIAN: $69,621
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National Salary Data

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$39,453 - $111,377  
   
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$494.93 - $29,233  
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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$36,803 - $131,364  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 60
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Experience Affects Geologist in Denver, Colorado Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 29%
Mid-Career
up arrow 6%
National Average
$71,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Geologist in Denver, Colorado Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 15%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 12%
National Average
$71,000
Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 14%
Environmental Consulting
up arrow 16%
Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 26%

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Gender

Female
24%
female alumni
 
Male
76%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 11%
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