The average salary for a Geophysicist is AU$96,546 per year.

AU$65,000 - AU$142,841
AU$65K
AU$93K
AU$140K
MEDIAN: AU$92,648
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Salary AU$65,000 - AU$142,841
Bonus AU$974 - AU$18,214
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AU$65,436 - AU$142,980
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 44

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Pay by Experience Level for Geophysicist

Pay by Experience for a Geophysicist has a positive trend. An entry-level Geophysicist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$73,000 based on 12 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Geophysicist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$108,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Geophysicist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$159,000 based on 33 salaries. A Geophysicist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$170,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$95,705

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Geophysicist Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Geophysicist?

Geophysicist in Perth:
"Check market before committing and review HR policies."
Always check market rates, accept lower rates only if a sign on bonus is included.

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Key Stats for Geophysicist

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Geophysicist Salaries

Late-Career
▲78%

Experienced
▲66%

Mid-Career
▲13%

National Average
AU$96,000

Entry-Level
▼24%

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 59%
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