Geologist III Salary in Virginia

How much does a Geologist III make in Virginia? The average Geologist III salary in Virginia is $74,285 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $69,831 and $86,805. 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. View the Cost of Living in Virginia

About Virginia    Virginia (/vərˈdʒɪniə/ (listen)), officially the Commonwealth of Virginia, is a state in the Southeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United State....More

Skills Associated with Geologist III: Physics, Scientific Testing, Sample Collection, Physical Sciences ...More

Popular jobs: Physical Therapist, Actuary I, Aerospace Engineer I

Recently searched related titles: Oceanographer

Salary estimation for Geologist III at companies like : CHRISTOPHER & BANKS CORP, FINISH LINE INC -CL A, VASO CORP

Job Description

Geologist III researches the formation, dissolution, and content of rock layers. Researches the effects of internal pressures, heat, water, pollution, and erosion. Being a Geologist III studies variations in rock formations and densities to identify new mineral deposits. Estimates depth, quality and vastness of deposits. Additionally, Geologist III 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 III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

See user submitted job responsibilities for Geologist III.

Select a city to view specific salary and bonus information for Geologist III

Loading results...
Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Annandale, VA Avg. Salary $82,707 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Virginia State University, VA Avg. Salary $74,285 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Abingdon, VA Avg. Salary $64,764 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Accomac, VA Avg. Salary $70,279 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Achilles, VA Avg. Salary $69,861 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Afton, VA Avg. Salary $68,388 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Alberta, VA Avg. Salary $73,836 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Aldie, VA Avg. Salary $82,334 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Alexandria, VA Avg. Salary $82,707 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Location Altavista, VA Avg. Salary $68,506 Date Updated August 27, 2019
Job Openings for Geologist III in Virginia
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst