A Geologist in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $97,968 per year. A skill in Data Analysis is associated with high pay for this job.

$49,346 - $189,750
(Median)
$49K
$98K
$190K
MEDIAN: $97,967
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Salary
$49,346 - $189,750  
   
Bonus
$205.11 - $67,543  
Profit Sharing
$6,000  
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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$49,101 - $213,679  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 94
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Geologist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 109%


Experienced
up arrow 12%

National Average
$99,000


Skills That Affect Geologist Salaries

Data Analysis
up arrow 12%

National Average
$99,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 3%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 16%

Technical Writing
up arrow 29%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 31%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 31%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 32%

Environmental Consulting
up arrow 39%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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