How much does a Geologist I make in the United States? The average Geologist I salary in the United States is $50,588 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $48,837 and $59,411. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Geologist I Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Geologist I Salary $47,244 US September 25, 2023
25th Percentile Geologist I Salary $48,837 US September 25, 2023
50th Percentile Geologist I Salary $50,588 US September 25, 2023
75th Percentile Geologist I Salary $59,411 US September 25, 2023
90th Percentile Geologist I Salary $67,445 US September 25, 2023
25% $48,837 10% $47,244 90% $67,445 75% $59,411 $50,588 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Job Description for Geologist I

Geologist I researches the formation, dissolution, and content of rock layers. Researches the effects of internal pressures, heat, water, pollution, and erosion. Being a Geologist I studies variations in rock formations and densities to identify new mineral deposits. Estimates depth, quality and vastness of deposits. Additionally, Geologist I tests mineral quality and purity to determine feasibility of mining. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Geologist I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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