Average Petroleum Geologist Salary

$109,384
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$60k
MEDIAN
$109k
90%
$174k

The average salary for a Petroleum Geologist is $109,384

Base Salary
$60k - $174k
Bonus
$3k - $69k
Profit Sharing
$4k - $20k
Commission
$0 - $23k
Total Pay
$57k - $203k
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What Do Petroleum Geologists Do?

Petroleum Geologist Tasks
  • Provide technical input and guidance for exploring, appraising, and developing potential sites.
  • Integrate many types of data and computations to create simulations, models, and hazard analysis.
  • Scope and frame projects, including assigning roles and tasks.
  • Model and create requirements for reservoirs and their use.
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