Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Meteorologist make in Atlanta, GA Area?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$79,063 / yrTotal Pay
$63,172 / yrBase Pay
$15,891 / yrAdditional Pay

$79,063

 / yr
$35K$178K
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The estimated total pay for a Meteorologist is $79,063 per year in the Atlanta, GA Area area, with an average salary of $63,172 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $15,891 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Meteorologist salary is $63,172. Salaries can range from $35,376 - $178,028. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Meteorologist in Atlanta, GA Area can expect their total pay value to be on average $79,063.

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What are total pay estimates for a Meteorologist at different companies in Atlanta, GA Area?

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Weather Channel
3.2

Weather Channel

Meteorologist

$68,426

 /yr
Range: $57K - $301K

$57K

$301K

$57,272 - $300,813 Range

US Navy
3.7

US Navy

Meteorologist

$98K

$105K

$98,287 - $104,905 Range

Alcon
3.9

Alcon

Meteorologist

$60K

$65K

$59,556 - $64,936 Range

TEGNA
3.6

TEGNA

Meteorologist

$72K

$79K

$72,450 - $79,483 Range

The E.W. Scripps Company
3.7

$75K

$81K

$74,577 - $80,776 Range

Gerresheimer
2.8

$66K

$72K

$66,066 - $71,951 Range

NWS
4.2

NWS

Meteorologist

$47K

$51K

$47,466 - $51,271 Range

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Western Connecticut State University
4.0

$62K

$67K

$61,651 - $66,846 Range

TMI Calibration
3.0

$81K

$86K

$80,599 - $86,313 Range

Weather Channel
3.2

Weather Channel

On-Camera Meteorologist

$95K

$121K

$95,299 - $121,453 Range

Delta Air Lines
4.4

Delta Air Lines

Senior Meteorologist

$106K

$114K

$106,107 - $114,075 Range

Dendreon
3.5

Dendreon

Senior Meteorologist

$101K

$110K

$101,463 - $110,411 Range

5.0

$76K

$82K

$75,697 - $81,850 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

Associate Meteorologist

$71K

$77K

$71,136 - $77,453 Range

Weather Channel
3.2

Weather Channel

Research Meteorologist

$21K

$22K

$20,518 - $22,258 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Wilderness Field Instructor in Atlanta, GA

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$88,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

50 days ago by a Wilderness Field Instructor with more than 15 years of experience

$29

/hrAvg Base Salary

109 days ago by a Meteorologist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$101,835

/yrAvg Base Salary

122 days ago by a Meteorologist with more than 15 years of experience

$62,595

/yrAvg Base Salary

171 days ago by a Meteorologist with more than 15 years of experience

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$130,530

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203 days ago by a Meteorologist with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Meteorologist salaries

The average salary for a Meteorologist is $74,337 per year in Atlanta, GA Area. Salaries estimates are based on 8 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Meteorologist employees in Atlanta, GA Area.

The highest salary for a Meteorologist in Atlanta, GA Area is $146,165 per year.

The lowest salary for a Meteorologist in Atlanta, GA Area is $37,807 per year.

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