Geologist with Environmental Consulting Skills Salary

Pay for Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills sits in the ballpark of $55K annually. Total cash compensation to Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills bottoms out near $40K and approaches $80K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $6K from bonuses and almost $5K from profit sharing. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by residence, followed by tenure and the specific company. Most Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills report high levels of job satisfaction. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills who participated in the survey are largely men, dominating at 69 percent. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$39,490 - $78,881
$39K
$55K
$79K
MEDIAN: $54,536
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$17.64 - $35.23
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$0$80K
Salary $39,490 - $78,881
Bonus $0.00 - $6,183
Profit Sharing $24.47 - $5,152
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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$39,838 - $80,281
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 360
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $17.64 - $35.23
Overtime $20.00 - $34.99
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $0.00 - $6,183
Profit Sharing $24.47 - $5,152
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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$39,838 - $80,281
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 73

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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. Kleinfelder Incorporated leads the field in terms of pay, with a median salary of $57K.

Salaries are easily beat at Arcadis, Inc., where median pay comes to just $51K, the lowest in the field. What's more, with base pay starting at $43K and ending at $66K, range in salary is rather small.

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
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 78 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Geologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲45%

Experienced
▲28%

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
$55,000

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 78 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 11%
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