Average Gemologist Salary at Gemological Institute of America (GIA)

$67,300
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The average salary for a Gemologist at Gemological Institute of America (GIA) is $67,300.
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Job Description for Gemologist

Gemologist Tasks
  • Examine and identify gemstone materials using standard, high tech, and specialty gemstone testing equipment.
  • Write articles for industry publications and newsletters.
  • Keep abreast of latest gemological information within the industry.
  • Assign preliminary conclusions to gemstone grading reports or provide back-up to preliminary reports.
  • Input gemstone identification information in information system.

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