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Geologist Salaries

1,189 SalariesUpdated May 14, 2021

Average Base Pay
$87,845 / yr
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How much does a Geologist make?

The national average salary for a Geologist is $87,845 in United States. Filter by location to see Geologist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,189 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Geologist employees.

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Geologist

AECOM

$63,707/yr

Range: $48K - $93K

63 salaries

$63,707/yr
$48K$93K

Geologist

Shell

$146,335/yr

Range: $106K - $208K

44 salaries

$146,335/yr
$106K$208K

Geologist

Chevron

$142,944/yr

Range: $97K - $187K

39 salaries

$142,944/yr
$97K$187K

Geologist

ampm

$137,005/yr

Range: $114K - $234K

38 salaries

$137,005/yr
$114K$234K

Geologist

ConocoPhillips

$137,134/yr

Range: $118K - $174K

34 salaries

$137,134/yr
$118K$174K

Geologist

BP

$140,433/yr

Range: $116K - $245K

32 salaries

$140,433/yr
$116K$245K

Geologist

Marathon Oil

$135,287/yr

Range: $119K - $157K

28 salaries

$135,287/yr
$119K$157K

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Geologist

ExxonMobil

$133,233/yr

Range: $85K - $222K

26 salaries

$133,233/yr
$85K$222K

Geologist

Occidental Petroleum

$120,436/yr

Range: $107K - $145K

25 salaries

$120,436/yr
$107K$145K

Geologist

Chesapeake Energy

$121,521/yr

Range: $96K - $139K

24 salaries

$121,521/yr
$96K$139K

Geologist

Arcadis

$54,324/yr

Range: $46K - $66K

21 salaries

$54,324/yr
$46K$66K

Geologist

Hess Corporation

$127,868/yr

Range: $114K - $181K

18 salaries

$127,868/yr
$114K$181K

Geologist - Hourly

Earth Engineering

$16/hr

Range: $8 - $20

17 salaries

$16/hr
$8$20

Geologist

Terracon

$69,477/yr

Range: $43K - $80K

16 salaries

$69,477/yr
$43K$80K

Geologist

Golder Associates

$62,473/yr

Range: $39K - $100K

16 salaries

$62,473/yr
$39K$100K

Geologist

Schlumberger

$101,886/yr

Range: $82K - $153K

15 salaries

$101,886/yr
$82K$153K

Geologist

ARCADIS US

$85,055/yr

Range: $80K - $99K

14 salaries

$85,055/yr
$80K$99K

Geologist

CDM Smith

$97,137/yr

Range: $62K - $110K

13 salaries

$97,137/yr
$62K$110K

Geologist

Tetra Tech

$73,940/yr

Range: $45K - $80K

12 salaries

$73,940/yr
$45K$80K

Geologist

Ovintiv

$131,059/yr

Range: $122K - $168K

11 salaries

$131,059/yr
$122K$168K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$130,628
per year
A Geologist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $130,628 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$17
hourly
A Geologist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$55,000
per year
A Geologist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$63,500
per year
A Geologist in the Anchorage, AK Area area reported making $63,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Anchorage, AK Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$155,211
per year
A Geologist in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $155,211 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$62,000
per year
A Geoscientist in the Bozeman, MT Area area reported making $62,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bozeman, MT Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Geologist in the Oshkosh, WI Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Oshkosh, WI Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$120,000
per year
A Geologist in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Additional Pay
$80k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Sacramento, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public