£33,278
Avg. Salary
£45.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£3,378

Bonus

£1,965

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Geologist is £45.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Geologist is £33,278 per year.

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MEDIAN £45.00
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MEDIAN £33,278
£20,056 - £62,427
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MEDIAN: £33,278
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£0£84K
Salary £20,056 - £62,427
Bonus £132 - £25,644
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £11,047
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£20,201 - £84,294
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 159
Hourly Data £0£54
Hourly Rate £45.00
Overtime £15.00
Annual Data £0£84K
Bonus £132 - £25,644
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £11,047
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£20,201 - £84,294
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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

Popular Skills for Geologist

Pay by Experience Level for Geologist

Pay by Experience for a Geologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Geologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤30,000 based on 70 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Geologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤38,000 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Geologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤55,000 based on 14 salaries. A Geologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤56,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

28%

3%

National Average: £34,896

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Key Stats for Geologist

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Geologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲61%

Experienced
▲59%

▲9%

National Average
₤35,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Geologist Salaries

National Average
₤35,000

Microsoft Word
▼12%

Microsoft Excel
▼15%

geology
▼19%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼28%

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 52%