Geologist with Environmental Consulting Skills Salary

Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills take home an average $54K annually. Cash earnings for Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills — which occasionally include more than $7K from bonuses and more than $5K from profit sharing — stretch from around $40K to approximately $81K. While career length and the specific company impact pay for this group, residence is the most influential factor. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Work is enjoyable for Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$39,418 - $78,959
$39K
$54K
$79K
MEDIAN: $54,424
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$16.91 - $36.00
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$36
MEDIAN: $24.11
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$39,418 - $78,959  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,213  
Profit Sharing
$24.66 - $5,128  
Total Pay (?
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$39,706 - $80,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 378
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$16.91 - $36.00  
   
Overtime
$19.71 - $35.07  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,213  
   
Profit Sharing
$24.66 - $5,128  
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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$39,706 - $80,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 70

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Arcadis, Inc., URS Corporation Inc., Aecom Corporation, CH2M Hill, and Amec Earth and Environmental, Inc. are some prominent firms with considerable interest in employing a large team of Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills. Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at Kleinfelder Incorporated, where the average salary comes to $57K.

Arcadis, Inc. offers the least pay with a median salary of $51K; furthermore, salaries there max out at only $66K.

Pay by Experience Level for Geologist

Pay by Experience for a Geologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Geologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 263 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Geologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 113 salaries. An experienced Geologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 87 salaries. A Geologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 40 salaries.

Key Stats for Geologist

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 66 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Geologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲45%

Experienced
▲27%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$55,000

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 66 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 12%