Geophysicist Salaries

621 SalariesUpdated May 5, 2021

Average Base Pay
$109,506 / yr
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How much does a Geophysicist make?

The national average salary for a Geophysicist is $109,506 in United States. Filter by location to see Geophysicist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 621 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Geophysicist employees.

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Geophysicist

ampm

$132,484/yr

Range: $117K - $176K

78 salaries

$132,484/yr
$117K$176K

Geophysicist

Schlumberger

$99,515/yr

Range: $80K - $140K

55 salaries

$99,515/yr
$80K$140K

Geophysicist

Chevron

$139,452/yr

Range: $126K - $206K

41 salaries

$139,452/yr
$126K$206K

Geophysicist

ConocoPhillips

$135,071/yr

Range: $106K - $181K

38 salaries

$135,071/yr
$106K$181K

Geophysicist

G X Technology

$88,340/yr

Range: $79K - $103K

32 salaries

$88,340/yr
$79K$103K

Geophysicist

BP

$142,285/yr

Range: $116K - $203K

23 salaries

$142,285/yr
$116K$203K

Geophysicist

MicroSeismic

$90,268/yr

Range: $58K - $118K

22 salaries

$90,268/yr
$58K$118K

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Geophysicist

ION Geophysical

$89,242/yr

Range: $75K - $138K

19 salaries

$89,242/yr
$75K$138K

Geophysicist

WESTERNGECO RESOURCES

$92,792/yr

Range: $78K - $99K

17 salaries

$92,792/yr
$78K$99K

Geophysicist

Noble Energy

$117,626/yr

Range: $108K - $140K

15 salaries

$117,626/yr
$108K$140K

Geophysicist

Marathon Oil

$132,000/yr

Range: $124K - $153K

13 salaries

$132,000/yr
$124K$153K

Geophysicist

Petroleum Geo-Services

$84,833/yr

Range: $45K - $131K

11 salaries

$84,833/yr
$45K$131K

Geophysicist

Hess Corporation

$140,528/yr

Range: $111K - $143K

10 salaries

$140,528/yr
$111K$143K

Geophysicist

Geokinetics

$84,811/yr

Range: $46K - $108K

10 salaries

$84,811/yr
$46K$108K

Geophysicist

ExxonMobil

$145,467/yr

Range: $134K - $285K

9 salaries

$145,467/yr
$134K$285K

Geophysicist

Murphy Oil

$185,374/yr

Range: $127K - $222K

8 salaries

$185,374/yr
$127K$222K

Geophysicist

Shell

$153,099/yr

Range: $115K - $166K

7 salaries

$153,099/yr
$115K$166K

Geophysicist

Tetra Tech

$78,045/yr

Range: $63K - $83K

7 salaries

$78,045/yr
$63K$83K

Geophysicist

Chesapeake Energy

$125,684/yr

Range: $111K - $144K

7 salaries

$125,684/yr
$111K$144K

Geophysicist

Tricon Geophysics

$96,978/yr

Range: $82K - $101K

7 salaries

$96,978/yr
$82K$101K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$153,873
per year
A Geophysicist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $153,873 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$115,000
per year
A Geophysicist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$205,164
per year
A Consulting Geologist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $205,164 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$78,000
per year
A Geophysicist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $78,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$88,000
per year
A Seismic Imaging Analyst in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $88,000 per year
Additional Pay
$36k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$92,000
per year
A Consultant Geologist in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $92,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$180,000
per year
A Geophysicist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $180,000 per year
Additional Pay
$30k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public