Exploration Director Salary in District of Columbia

How much does an Exploration Director make in District of Columbia? The average Exploration Director salary in District of Columbia is $354,291 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $316,707 and $391,144. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $316,707 10% $282,488 90% $424,696 75% $391,144 $354,291 50%(Median)
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Exploration Director directs and develops an organization's oil and gas exploration projects. Analyzes and evaluates the opportunities, risk and profits for oil and gas deposits exploration. Being an Exploration Director initiates exploration plans based on compliance with federal, state, and local regulations. Directs geological and geophysical programs and may have oversight for land acquisition and leasing activities. Additionally, Exploration Director requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Exploration Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be an Exploration Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $352,507 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $352,507 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $352,507 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $352,507 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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