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Experienced Geologist Salary

Earnings for Experienced Geologists come in at around $75K annually on average. Total incomes of Experienced Geologists incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $29K from bonuses and close to $55K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $52K and $160K. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. There are far more male Experienced Geologists survey respondents than women, making up 80 percent. Job satisfaction for Experienced Geologists is high. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$51,066 - $146,575
(Median)
$51K
$75K
$150K
MEDIAN: $74,853
10%
50%
90%

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$21.92 - $54.25
(Median)
$22
$31
$54
MEDIAN: $31.00
10%
50%
90%

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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.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$51,066 - $146,575  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,361  
Profit Sharing
$397.32 - $55,369  
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).
)
$51,676 - $159,613  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 256
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.
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$21.92 - $54.25  
   
Overtime
$25.36 - $48.85  
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 - $29,361  
   
Profit Sharing
$397.32 - $55,369  
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).
)
$51,676 - $159,613  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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Skills That Affect Experienced Geologist Salaries

Data Modeling
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Project Management
0%

National Average
$74,000

Technical Writing
up arrow 1%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 3%

Environmental Consulting
up arrow 5%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Office
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 72 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 11%