Entry-Level Petroleum Geologist Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Entry-Level Petroleum Geologist is $90,518 per year.
Entry-Level Petroleum Geologist Total Pay (?
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$43,616 - $122,425
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$43,616 - $122,425  
   
Bonus
$1,987 - $21,900  
Profit Sharing
$484.79 - $20,608  
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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$45,064 - $142,145  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 255
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Pay Difference By Location

Houston
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Bakersfield
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Oklahoma City
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National Average
$95,000
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Petroleum Geologist Salaries

Petra
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National Average
$95,000
Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 44%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 47%
GeoPack
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Gender

Female
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female alumni
 
Male
80%
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 6%
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