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Entry-Level Geologist Salary

An Entry-Level Geologist earns an average salary of $51,462 per year.

$37,136 - $101,138
(Median)
$37K
$51K
$100K
MEDIAN: $51,462
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90%

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$14.67 - $26.39
(Median)
$15
$20
$26
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$37,136 - $101,138  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,840  
Profit Sharing
$499.33 - $20,426  
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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$36,613 - $108,273  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 756
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.67 - $26.39  
   
Overtime
$19.35 - $37.22  
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,840  
   
Profit Sharing
$499.33 - $20,426  
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).
)
$36,613 - $108,273  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 109

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Geologist Salaries

Project Management
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Data Modeling
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National Average
$52,000

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 5%

Technical Writing
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Environmental Consulting
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 135 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 10%
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