Exploration Geologist Salary

An Exploration Geologist earns an average salary of $95,000 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$59,067 - $161,043
$59K
$100K
$160K
MEDIAN: $100,000
10%
50%
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Salary $59,067 - $161,043
Bonus $4,949 - $39,453
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$57,657 - $181,201
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

Job Description for Exploration Geologist

  • Visit sites, collect data, and direct activities to increase knowledge.
  • Work with geology staff and communicate needs and project goals.
  • Scope and schedule work, including identifying risks.
  • Analyze and model data to create recommendations.

Exploration Geologist Job Listings

Key Stats for Exploration Geologist

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Exploration Geologist Salaries

Experienced
▲20%

Mid-Career
▲18%

National Average
$100,000

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 10%