How much does a Geological Engineer make in the United States? The average Geological Engineer salary in the United States is $47,945 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $46,286 and $56,304. 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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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Geological Engineer in the United States. The base salary for Geological Engineer ranges from $46,286 to $56,304 with the average base salary of $47,945. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $46,286 to $56,304 with the average total cash compensation of $47,945.

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