Geologist Salaries

2,460 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$64,842 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,284
Range$1,120 - $19,485

How much does a Geologist make?

The national average salary for a Geologist is $64,842 in United States. Filter by location to see Geologist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,460 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Geologist employees.

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Entry Level Geologist$60K

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Geologist

AECOM

$61,927/yr

Range: $47K - $90K

41 salaries

$61,927/yr
$47K$90K

Geologist

Shell

$143,542/yr

Range: $103K - $200K

39 salaries

$143,542/yr
$103K$200K

Geologist

ampm

$132,115/yr

Range: $110K - $226K

37 salaries

$132,115/yr
$110K$226K

Geologist

Chevron

$136,852/yr

Range: $112K - $180K

33 salaries

$136,852/yr
$112K$180K

Geologist

ConocoPhillips

$131,976/yr

Range: $114K - $224K

31 salaries

$131,976/yr
$114K$224K

Geologist

Marathon Oil

$140,443/yr

Range: $129K - $152K

24 salaries

$140,443/yr
$129K$152K

Geologist

BP

$136,555/yr

Range: $112K - $237K

24 salaries

$136,555/yr
$112K$237K

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Geologist

Occidental Petroleum

$116,909/yr

Range: $103K - $185K

19 salaries

$116,909/yr
$103K$185K

Geologist

Hess Corporation

$128,099/yr

Range: $118K - $175K

15 salaries

$128,099/yr
$118K$175K

Geologist

Terracon

$66,336/yr

Range: $42K - $77K

15 salaries

$66,336/yr
$42K$77K

Geologist

ARCADIS US

$82,122/yr

Range: $78K - $96K

14 salaries

$82,122/yr
$78K$96K

Geologist

Chesapeake Energy

$117,330/yr

Range: $93K - $130K

14 salaries

$117,330/yr
$93K$130K

Geologist

Schlumberger

$100,571/yr

Range: $79K - $148K

14 salaries

$100,571/yr
$79K$148K

Geologist

ExxonMobil

$128,462/yr

Range: $82K - $141K

13 salaries

$128,462/yr
$82K$141K

Geologist

Arcadis

$50,659/yr

Range: $45K - $76K

11 salaries

$50,659/yr
$45K$76K

Geologist

CDM Smith

$99,522/yr

Range: $87K - $106K

11 salaries

$99,522/yr
$87K$106K

Geologist

Golder Associates

$61,194/yr

Range: $38K - $96K

10 salaries

$61,194/yr
$38K$96K

Geologist

Camp Dresser McKee

$83,174/yr

Range: $77K - $87K

10 salaries

$83,174/yr
$77K$87K

Geologist

Weatherford

$86,341/yr

Range: $42K - $102K

9 salaries

$86,341/yr
$42K$102K

Geologist

Apache

$127,907/yr

Range: $104K - $229K

9 salaries

$127,907/yr
$104K$229K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent geologist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$72,000
per year
A Geologist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $72,000 per year
Additional Pay
$14k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$72,000
per year
A Geologist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $72,000 per year
Additional Pay
$14k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$47,500
per year
An Environmental Geologist in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $47,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Field Geologist in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Geologist in the Elko, NV Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Elko, NV Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$125,000
per year
A Geologist in the Midland, TX Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$65k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Midland, TX Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public