How much does a Geologist I make in the United States? The average Geologist I salary in the United States is $46,685 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $45,069 and $54,822. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
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 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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Fiscal Year Ended in 2018
What does a Geologist I do?
Geologist I in Abingdon, MD
Prepare daily field reports and test summaries documenting the work.
January 08, 2020
Geologist I in Albany, OR
Management of large datasets, updates of knowledge on the geologic system of interest, and ability to make connections where possible between data trends and geologic observations.
February 16, 2020
Geologist I in Albuquerque, NM
Manages data requests and prepares responses to regulatory issues.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Geologist I in the United States. The base salary for Geologist I ranges from $45,069 to $54,822 with the average base salary of $46,685. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $45,069 to $54,822 with the average total cash compensation of $46,685.