Browse Categories

Experienced Geologist Salary

An average Experienced Geologist can expect to take home roughly $74K annually. Final cash compensation to Experienced Geologists varies from around $52K to approximately $161K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $30K and $57K, respectively. The majority of Experienced Geologists claim high levels of job satisfaction. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$52,479 - $146,575
(Median)
52K
74K
100K
150K
MEDIAN: $74,473
10%
50%
75%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$21.90 - $55.37
(Median)
22
28
47
55
MEDIAN: $31.00
10%
25%
75%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$52,479 - $146,575  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,661  
Profit Sharing
$502 - $56,673  
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).
)
$52,310 - $160,641  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 246
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$21.90 - $55.37  
   
Overtime
$25.27 - $49.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,661  
   
Profit Sharing
$502 - $56,673  
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).
)
$52,310 - $160,641  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 38
United States (change)

Geologist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Skills That Affect Experienced Geologist Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 2%

Data Modeling
up arrow 2%

National Average
$74,000

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 2%

Technical Writing
up arrow 3%

Environmental Consulting
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 11%