How much does a Geophysicist III make in the United States? The average Geophysicist III salary in the United States is $126,371 as of September 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $107,071 and $158,791. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $107,071 10% $89,499 90% $188,307 75% $158,791 $126,371 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Geophysicist III

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 master's 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 2021 View full job description

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