Average Late-Career Gemologist Salary

$58,958
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,500
Bonus
$4,860
Commission
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Late-Career Gemologist is $58,958.
10%
$40k
MEDIAN
$59k
90%
$134k
Is Gemologist your job title? Find out what you should be paid

Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.

How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$40k - $134k
Bonus
$1k - $13k
Commission
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$32k - $103k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

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.

Gemologist Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Gemologist

Pay by Experience Level for Gemologist

An entry-level Gemologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $38,322 based on 10 salaries. An early career Gemologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 58 salaries. A mid-career Gemologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Gemologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,836 based on 57 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 161 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.2%
Early Career
36.0%
Mid Career
22.4%
Experienced
35.4%