How much does a Geologist V make in the United States? The average Geologist V salary in the United States is $121,610 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $101,001 and $133,352. 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 V researches the formation, dissolution, and content of rock layers. Researches the effects of internal pressures, heat, water, pollution, and erosion. Being a Geologist V studies variations in rock formations and densities to identify new mineral deposits. Estimates depth, quality and vastness of deposits. Additionally, Geologist V tests mineral quality and purity to determine feasibility of mining. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Geologist V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Geologist V do?
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Some geologists may even find themselves helping with archeological expeditions and using their skills to put a date to specimens.
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Geologist V in Indianapolis, IN
Geologists use containers for housing, transporting, and displaying samples.
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Geologist V in Bremerton, WA
Geologists, compared to scientists engaged in other fields, are generally more exposed to the outdoors than staying in laboratories; although some geologists prefer to perform most of their studies in the lab.
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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 V in the United States. The base salary for Geologist V ranges from $101,001 to $133,352 with the average base salary of $121,610. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $103,078 to $137,544 with the average total cash compensation of $125,587.