How much does a Petroleum Geologist II make in Berkeley, CA? The average Petroleum Geologist II salary in Berkeley, CA is $147,903 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $132,396 and $156,206. 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. 

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Petroleum Geologist II studies and examines variations in rock formations and mineral samples to identify new gas and oil deposits. Analyzes the integrity of wells to determine feasibility of drilling. Being a Petroleum Geologist II estimates depth, quality and vastness of deposits. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Petroleum Geologist II typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Petroleum Geologist II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Petroleum Geologist II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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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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