Petroleum Geologist III Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Petroleum Geologist III make in District of Columbia? The average Petroleum Geologist III salary in District of Columbia is $161,234 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $142,333 and $173,566. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $142,333 10% $125,124 90% $184,793 75% $173,566 $161,234 50%(Median)
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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)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $160,423 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $160,423 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $160,423 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $160,423 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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