A Hydrogeologist in Perth, Western Australia earns an average salary of AU$82,207 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.

AU$64,536 - AU$151,006
AU$65K
AU$82K
AU$150K
MEDIAN: AU$82,207
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$151K
Salary AU$64,536 - AU$151,006
Bonus AU$10,000
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AU$65,191 - AU$148,994
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

Job Description for Hydrogeologist

Hydrogeology deals with distribution and movement of groundwater in the soil and rocks of the earth’s crust. Hydrogeologists usually support technical staff on environmental projects, and their tasks consist of engineering design support, flow and transport modeling support, 3-D hydrogeology visualization, GIS analysis, data entry, and database analysis. These positions usually include field work, and hydrogeologists are often exposed to outdoor elements such as dirt, dust, and inclement weather.

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Hydrogeologist Tasks

  • Assess sites and create project plans for remediation or use of site to meet organization goals.
  • Model and test plans, create technical reports, and forecast costs.
  • Know, interpret and meet regulations, laws, and standards.
  • Manage projects, visiting sites, and guiding staff.

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Key Stats for Hydrogeologist

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Hydrogeologist Salaries

▲51%

▲18%

National Average
AU$87,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Hydrogeologist Salaries

National Average
AU$87,000



Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 93%