How much does a Geologist V make in Louisiana? The average Geologist V salary in Louisiana is $111,577 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $92,674 and $122,360. 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.

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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 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $106,387 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $114,692 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $102,260 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $108,293 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $102,260 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $113,398 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $107,361 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $103,191 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $115,374 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $107,361 Date Updated February 26, 2020
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