Meteorologist Salaries

533 SalariesUpdated Jul 29, 2020

Average Base Pay
$46,346 / yr
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The national average salary for a Meteorologist is $46,346 in United States. Filter by location to see Meteorologist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 533 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Meteorologist employees.

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Meteorologist

Sinclair Broadcast Group

$55,073/yr

Range: $31K - $59K

31 salaries

$55,073/yr
$31K$59K

Meteorologist

NWS

$97,096/yr

Range: $67K - $121K

20 salaries

$97,096/yr
$67K$121K

Meteorologist

US Air Force

$53,788/yr

Range: $36K - $121K

15 salaries

$53,788/yr
$36K$121K

Meteorologist

TEGNA

$67,795/yr

Range: $64K - $72K

15 salaries

$67,795/yr
$64K$72K

Meteorologist

AccuWeather

$33,002/yr

Range: $21K - $50K

14 salaries

$33,002/yr
$21K$50K

Meteorologist

Nexstar Media Group

$47,023/yr

Range: $27K - $49K

13 salaries

$47,023/yr
$27K$49K

Meteorologist

Tribune Media

$67,651/yr

Range: $65K - $77K

12 salaries

$67,651/yr
$65K$77K

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Meteorologist

Raycom

$45,468/yr

Range: $31K - $51K

8 salaries

$45,468/yr
$31K$51K

Meteorologist

Versar

$39,026/yr

Range: $32K - $72K

8 salaries

$39,026/yr
$32K$72K

Meteorologist

NBCUniversal

$76,830/yr

Range: $67K - $132K

7 salaries

$76,830/yr
$67K$132K

Meteorologist - Monthly

US Air Force

$3,878/mo

Range: $2K - $10K

6 salaries

$3,878/mo
$2K$10K

Meteorologist

US Navy

$62,062/yr

Range: $50K - $112K

5 salaries

$62,062/yr
$50K$112K

Meteorologist

Schneider Electric

$37,731/yr

Range: $34K - $41K

5 salaries

$37,731/yr
$34K$41K

Meteorologist

Weather Channel

$55,859/yr

Range: $49K - $269K

5 salaries

$55,859/yr
$49K$269K

Meteorologist

Gray Television

$37,234/yr

Range: $26K - $67K

5 salaries

$37,234/yr
$26K$67K

Meteorologist

Fleetweather

$37,234/yr

Range: $30K - $62K

5 salaries

$37,234/yr
$30K$62K

Meteorologist

US Marine Corps

$48,050/yr

Range: $38K - $67K

4 salaries

$48,050/yr
$38K$67K

Meteorologist

CH2M

$79,470/yr

Range: $77K - $89K

4 salaries

$79,470/yr
$77K$89K

Meteorologist

DTN

$42,803/yr

Range: $37K - $81K

4 salaries

$42,803/yr
$37K$81K

Meteorologist

Leidos

$78,962/yr

Range: $78K - $86K

3 salaries

$78,962/yr
$78K$86K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$38,400
per year
A Meteorologist in the Anchorage, AK Area area reported making $38,400 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Anchorage, AK Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$67,700
per year
An Aviation Meteorologist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $67,700 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,286
per year
A Meteorologist in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $70,286 per year
Additional Pay
$300 cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$37,400
per year
A Meteorologist in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $37,400 per year
Additional Pay
$29k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Oklahoma City, OK Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$60,600
per year
An Aviation Meteorologist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $60,600 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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