What is the salary of a Geologist?

The average salary of a Geologist in United States is $108,420. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

Senior

The top 25% of Geologists in United States earn:

$134,390
Experienced

The middle 50% of Geologists in United States earn:

$91,920
Junior

The bottom 25% of Geologists in United States earn:

$63,620
Starting

The bottom 10% of Geologists in United States earn:

$48,890

Historical salary

Geologist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alabama 71,300 33
Alaska 120,200 3
Arizona 67,500 39
Arkansas 66,200 42
California 99,300 6
Colorado 109,000 4
Connecticut 70,000 36
Delaware 75,600 24
Florida 74,900 27
Georgia 65,200 44
Hawaii 93,000 9
Idaho 73,400 30
Illinois 83,600 13
Indiana 75,800 23
Kansas 77,000 20
Kentucky 64,700 45
Louisiana 103,300 5
Maine 66,200 42
Maryland 86,300 11
Massachusetts 80,600 15
Michigan 70,100 35
Minnesota 79,400 17
Mississippi 93,200 8
Missouri 67,100 40
Montana 80,400 16
Nebraska 67,100 41
Nevada 88,300 10
New Hampshire 82,900 14
New Jersey 79,100 18
New Mexico 76,500 22
New York 72,200 32
North Carolina 71,200 34
North Dakota 75,100 25
Ohio 75,100 26
Oklahoma 132,100 2
Oregon 69,100 38
Pennsylvania 73,200 31
Rhode Island 69,300 37
South Carolina 55,400 50
South Dakota 58,700 48
Tennessee 61,600 46
Texas 151,600 1
Utah 73,500 29
Vermont 79,000 19
Virginia 96,000 7
Washington 85,000 12
West Virginia 58,900 47
Wisconsin 74,100 28
Wyoming 76,800 21
Puerto Rico 57,300 49

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