Petroleum Geologist V Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Petroleum Geologist V make in District of Columbia? The average Petroleum Geologist V salary in District of Columbia is $243,896 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $225,816 and $255,844. 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% $225,816 10% $209,355 90% $266,721 75% $255,844 $243,896 50%(Median)
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Petroleum Geologist V 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 V estimates depth, quality and vastness of deposits. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Petroleum Geologist V typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Petroleum Geologist V works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in solution or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. To be a Petroleum Geologist V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2020

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $242,668 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $242,668 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $242,668 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $242,668 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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