The average salary for a Geoscientist (but not Hydrologist or Geographer) is $74,086 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Geophysics is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
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).
$41,012 - $142,500
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 42
Job Description for Geoscientist (but not Hydrologist or Geographer)
Conduct geological field and/or laboratory research through studies, surveys, sample collections, or programs.
Collaborate with internal and/or external entities to draft solutions based on research findings.
Provide technical guidance in areas of research to internal and external entities.
Conduct external research, reviewing research articles and technical reports, to assist with research methodology.
Analyze research findings and present data in reports, maps, cross-sectional diagrams, or charts.
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