Geophysicist III Salary in the United States

How much does a Geophysicist III make in the United States? The average Geophysicist III salary in the United States is $121,436 as of June 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $102,890 and $152,599. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Salary estimation for Geophysicist III at companies like : BONANZA CREEK ENERGY INC, KINDER MORGAN INC, KOSMOS ENERGY LTD.

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Geophysicist III applies geophysical principals to identify and evaluate the value of underground deposits. Aids in the design, planning, and execution of geophysical investigations and projects including data collection, processing, analyzing, and reporting. Being a Geophysicist III requires a graduate degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Geophysicist 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)

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