Average Geologist Salary at Aecom Corporation

$54,762
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$1,965
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The average salary for a Geologist at Aecom Corporation is $54,762.
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MEDIAN $54,762
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$45k - $87k
Bonus
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$45k - $86k

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Job Description for Geologist

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.
The top respondents for the job title Geologist are from the companies Arcadis, Inc., Amec Earth and Environmental, Inc. and Chevron Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Chevron Corporation where the average pay is $129,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Amec Earth and Environmental, Inc. and Jacobs Engineering Group Inc, earning around $69,634 and $66,693, respectively. Stantec pays the lowest at around $49,500. Arcadis, Inc. and Terracon Consultants, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $50,746 and $54,000, respectively.

Career Paths

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Project Geologist
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Popular Skills for Geologist

Skills in Environmental Consulting, Technical Writing and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Data Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Geologist

An entry-level Geologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,522 based on 5 salaries. An early career Geologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,221 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Geologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,224 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Geologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,875 based on 5 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 32 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.6%
Early Career
43.8%
Mid Career
25.0%
Experienced
15.6%