A Geologist earns an average salary of AED 156,000 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

AED 36,241 - AED 464,674
AED 160K
AED 460K
MEDIAN: AED 156,000
Salary AED 36,241 - AED 464,674
Bonus AED 0.00 - AED 483,550
Profit Sharing AED 300
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AED 36,241 - AED 476,781
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

Job Description for 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. Geologists must also have good communication and writing skills, knowledge of all relevant laws and regulations, and knowledge of software development to analyze geological data. As with most careers in the sciences, writing research papers may be a significant part of the job, and these may be presented at conferences. Some geologists also teach at universities.


Geologist Tasks

  • Review, integrate, quality control and collect data for geologic, hydrologic and other databases.
  • Investigate sites, take samples, and oversee delineation of land and active worksites.
  • Communicate with diverse groups like landmen, marketers, regulatory personnel, etc.
  • Generate data and visualizations such as mineral charts, soil analyses, groundwater modeling, maps, etc.

Geologist Pay By Employer


Arcadis, Inc.
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CH2M Hill
9 profiles






Geologist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 156,000

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Key Stats for Geologist

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Experience Affects Geologist Salaries


National Average
AED 156,000


Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
no benefits
None: 9%