How much does a Petroleum Geologist III make in the United States? The average Petroleum Geologist III salary in the United States is $147,141 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $129,893 and $158,387. 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.
Petroleum Geologist III 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 III estimates depth, quality and vastness of deposits. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Petroleum Geologist III typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Petroleum Geologist III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Petroleum Geologist III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
Kosmos Energy Ltd., a deepwater independent oil and gas exploration and production company, focuses along the Atlantic Margins. Its primary assets include production offshore Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, and U.S. Gulf of Mexico, as well as a gas development offshore Mauritania and Senegal. The company also maintains an ex... More
KOSMOS ENERGY LTD
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
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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 Petroleum Geologist III in the United States. The base salary for Petroleum Geologist III ranges from $129,893 to $158,387 with the average base salary of $147,141. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $143,952 to $190,161 with the average total cash compensation of $170,846.