How much does a Petroleum Geologist IV make in the United States? The average Petroleum Geologist IV salary in the United States is $193,775 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $172,194 and $205,318. 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 IV 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 IV estimates depth, quality and vastness of deposits. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Petroleum Geologist IV typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Petroleum Geologist IV is a specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. To be a Petroleum Geologist IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (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
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Moreover, as a Certified Petroleum Geologist, you will learn how to use sophisticated technology, including satellite and sonar devices; to locate and analyze these reserves.
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Petroleum is a finite resource and the discovery of potential sites and analysis of the accompanying geological complexities makes it a challenging as well as an exciting career choice.
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If it hadn’t been for a famous trial 90 years ago next month, John Scopes might never have embarked on a 35-year career as a petroleum geologist.
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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 IV in the United States. The base salary for Petroleum Geologist IV ranges from $172,194 to $205,318 with the average base salary of $193,775. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $198,704 to $256,572 with the average total cash compensation of $230,593.