How much does a Geologist make in the United States? The average Geologist salary in the United States is $62,947 as of July 28, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $55,896 and $80,424. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Draper Aden Assoc. - Richmond , VA
We are currently seeking a Staff Geologist to join our Geotechnical team in our Richmond , VA office. Duties and Responsibilities: * Perform assignments requiring the application of geological ...
Glassdoor - 17 days ago
AECOM - Arlington , VA
United States of America - Virginia, Arlington - VA Job Summary AECOM seeks a Junior Geologist to service our clients in the Arlington VA area. The appropriately qualified applicant will demonstrate ...
Lensa - 9 days ago
Tetra Tech Inc, is in search for a Junior Environmental Scientist/Geologist based out of our Chantilly, VA office location. Candidates with either Environmental Science or Geology experience are ...
Glassdoor - 56 days ago
Plexus Scientific Inc - Alexandria , VA
Plexus Scientific Corp. seeks a Midlevel Geologist with 8-15 years of applied remediation experience. This position will primarily support environmental remediation projects with an emphasis on ...
ZipRecruiter - 32 days ago
REQUIREMENTS: * BS in environmental science, natural resources, biology, geology * Recent graduate to 2 years of relevant environmental experience or professional internships. Wetland delineation ...
Glassdoor - 18 days ago
Draper Aden Assoc. - Manassas , VA
With supervision and direction, apply theory and principles of geology and environmental science to various projects. Operate equipment and systems used in the collection of data associated with the ...
Glassdoor - 9 days ago

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