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 43,063 - AED 471,959
AED 43K
AED 140K
AED 470K
MEDIAN: AED 142,790
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 490K
Salary AED 43,063 - AED 471,959
Bonus AED 1,000
Profit Sharing AED 300
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AED 43,063 - AED 490,217
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 19 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

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.

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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 Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 142,790

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Key Stats for Geologist

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
17%

Experience Affects Geologist Salaries

▲18%

National Average
AED 143,000

▼14%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
no benefits
None: 10%