Professional Geologist Average Salary

Professional Geologist Total Pay (?
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$44,569 - $103,526
(Median)
45K
55K
100K
MEDIAN: $54,601
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90%

Professional Geologist is most closely related to Geologist

Geologists have both theoretical and scientific duties, as well as many practical responsibilities, so wide-ranging knowledge in different areas is important in this position. A bachelor's degree in geology is generally required, and knowledge of mathematics, geology, chemistry, and physics is also necessary. ...
Average Salary (?
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(Median)
$40K
$60K
$120K
MEDIAN: $60,191
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50%
90%
Popular Employers
Geologist - Arcadis, Inc. , salaries: $41,176 - $67,242
Geologist - CH2M Hill , salaries: $61,936
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