How much does a Geophysicist IV make in the United States? The average Geophysicist IV salary in the United States is $143,606 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $125,997 and $161,449. 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 IV 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 IV requires a master's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Geophysicist IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc., an exploration and production company, focuses on the extraction of onshore oil and related liquids-rich natural gas in the United States. The company's primary oil and liquids-weighted assets are located in the Wattenberg Field in Colorado. As of December 31, 2018, it had proved reserves of... More
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Fiscal Year Ended in 2020
What does a Geophysicist IV do?
Geophysicist IV in Queens Village, NY
Geophysicists use a variety of methods, but often use gravity, magnetic, and seismic methods.
November 01, 2019
Geophysicist IV in Frankfort, KY
A geophysicist studies the physics of earth and its environment, including the physics of fields such as metereology (planets and stars), seismology (the movement of the earth's plates), and oceanography (the earth's oceans and seas).
October 28, 2019
Geophysicist IV in Tucson, AZ
But it depends on what sort of geophysicist role you get, as tpm319 said.
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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 IV in the United States. The base salary for Geophysicist IV ranges from $125,997 to $161,449 with the average base salary of $143,606. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $142,265 to $186,486 with the average total cash compensation of $164,030.