A Geologist with Data Modeling skills earns an average salary of $60,425 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$40,645 - $100,915
$41K
$60K
$100K
MEDIAN: $60,425
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$15.04 - $30.79
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MEDIAN: $20.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$40,645 - $100,915  
   
Bonus
$195.74 - $19,574  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$40,941 - $105,002  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 164
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.04 - $30.79  
   
Overtime
$18.10 - $33.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$195.74 - $19,574  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$40,941 - $105,002  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Pay by Experience Level for Geologist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $60,373

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Key Stats for Geologist

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
045
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Geologist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 76%

Experienced
up arrow 25%

Mid-Career
up arrow 21%

National Average
$60,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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