£53,750
Avg. Salary
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£11,500

Bonus

£2,000

Profit Sharing

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The average pay for a Sr. Geologist is £53,750 per year.

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Salary £26,190 - £105,450
Bonus £48.94 - £20,685
Profit Sharing £2,000
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£29,077 - £131,894
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Sr. Geologist

A senior geologist is a high-level professional who is responsible for overseeing geological operations for a company. There are a wide variety of fields that employ geologists, ranging from petroleum to mining to specialized construction, and a senior geologist is (or several senior geologists are) employed to coordinate geology-related tasks. Depending on the field, the specific tasks of the senior geologist can vary widely. For example, in the petroleum industry, the senior geologist analyzes the geological makeup of potential drilling sites and tests the location's stratigraphic properties to ensure suitability for drilling and safety. Senior geologists are also employed to use geophysical and geotechnical techniques to locate and secure mineral deposits, develop mining structures and operations, and establish natural gas drilling sites, among other tasks.

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Sr. Geologist Tasks
  • Use software to generate complex maps such as cross sections, isopach, seismic or deposit models, etc.
  • Prepare, submit, and document budgets and costs to explain budget variances.
  • Supervise teams of engineers, direct activity, and make recommendations regarding feasibility and safety.

Sr. Geologist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

65%

National Average: £49,186

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Key Stats for Sr. Geologist

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
56%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Sr. Geologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲72%

Experienced
▲60%

Mid-Career
▲43%

National Average
₤49,000

Skills That Affect Sr. Geologist Salaries

Project Management
▲4%

National Average
₤49,000

Design
▼25%

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
56%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 32%