How much does a Geophysicist III make in the United States? The average Geophysicist III salary in the United States is $123,858 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $104,932 and $155,637. 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.
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 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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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 Geophysicist III in the United States. The base salary for Geophysicist III ranges from $104,932 to $155,637 with the average base salary of $123,858. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $116,227 to $168,268 with the average total cash compensation of $137,723.