Entry-Level Geologist Salary

An Entry-Level Geologist earns an average salary of $50,879 per year.

$37,301 - $100,756
(Median)
$37K
$51K
$100K
MEDIAN: $50,879
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$14.51 - $32.05
(Median)
$15
$20
$32
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$37,301 - $100,756  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,000  
Profit Sharing
$205.11 - $20,203  
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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$36,496 - $106,383  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 885
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.51 - $32.05  
   
Overtime
$19.12 - $36.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$205.11 - $20,203  
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).
)
$36,496 - $106,383  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 128
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Skills That Affect Geologist Salaries

Data Modeling
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Project Management
0%

National Average
$51,000

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Word
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Technical Writing
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Microsoft Office
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 121 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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