Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
The average salary for a Geologist is C$74,735
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Geologists?
An entry-level Geologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$57,705 based on 22 salaries. An early career Geologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$70,109 based on 87 salaries. A mid-career Geologist …Read more
What Do Geologists Do?
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 …Read more