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Geographers earn an average hourly wage of $36.35. Hourly wages typically start from $20.90 and go up to $50.32. Geographers earn an average salary of $75,610 per year. Salaries typically start from $43,480 and go up to $104,670.
These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.
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The top 10% of Geographers in the United States earn:
|$50.32 an hour||$104,670 per year|
The top 25% of Geographers in the United States earn:
|$43.44 an hour||$90,350 per year|
The top 50% of Geographers in the United States earn:
|$36.74 an hour||$76,420 per year|
The bottom 25% of Geographers in the United States earn:
|$28.41 an hour||$59,100 per year|
The bottom 10% of Geographers in the United States earn:
|$20.90 an hour||$43,480 per year|
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|State||Hourly Wage||Annual Salary||Rank|
|Geographer Salary in Virginia||$43.34||$90,140||# 1|
|Geographer Salary in Maryland||$42.96||$89,360||# 2|
|Geographer Salary in Illinois||$40.32||$83,870||# 3|
|Geographer Salary in Washington||$39.47||$82,100||# 4|
|Geographer Salary in California||$39.22||$81,580||# 5|
|Geographer Salary in Oregon||$37.52||$78,040||# 6|
|Geographer Salary in Missouri||$35.22||$73,260||# 7|
|Geographer Salary in Colorado||$34.59||$71,950||# 8|
|Geographer Salary in Texas||$29.47||$61,300||# 9|
|Geographer Salary in Utah||$27.65||$57,500||# 10|
|Geographer Salary in Georgia||$26.90||$55,950||# 11|