Geologist with Environmental Consulting Skills Salary

Pay for Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills sits in the ballpark of $55K annually. Final cash compensation to Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills varies from around $40K to approximately $80K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $7K and $5K, respectively. Geographic location is the main element affecting pay for this group — years of experience and the specific company are driving factors as well. Making up 70 percent of those who took the survey, male Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills greatly outnumber their female counterparts. The majority of Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,763 - $80,111
$40K
$56K
$80K
MEDIAN: $56,167
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$17.62 - $35.52
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MEDIAN: $22.76
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$0$81K
Salary $39,763 - $80,111
Bonus $0.00 - $7,813
Profit Sharing $24.47 - $5,152
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$39,977 - $81,590
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 350
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $17.62 - $35.52
Overtime $19.71 - $35.11
Annual Data $0$81K
Bonus $0.00 - $7,813
Profit Sharing $24.47 - $5,152
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$39,977 - $81,590
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 78

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Popular Employer Salaries for Geologist


Geologists with Environmental Consulting skills fill the offices of leading firms Arcadis, Inc., URS Corporation Inc., Aecom Corporation, CH2M Hill, and Amec Earth and Environmental, Inc. Kleinfelder Incorporated leads the field in terms of pay, with a median salary of $57K.

Employees at Arcadis, Inc. take home the smallest paychecks, and $51K is the median salary. Furthermore, range in pay is narrow, with salaries starting at $43K and quickly nearing the top at only $66K.

Pay by Experience Level for Geologist

Pay by Experience for a Geologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Geologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 263 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Geologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 113 salaries. An experienced Geologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 87 salaries. A Geologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 40 salaries.

Key Stats for Geologist

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 84 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Geologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲42%

Experienced
▲25%

Mid-Career
▲7%

National Average
$56,000

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 84 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 10%
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