How much does a Gemologist make? The average Gemologist salary is $61,024 as of May 28, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $52,736 and $69,849. 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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Job Openings for Gemologist
Bailey's Fine Jewelry - Raleigh , NC
Bailey's Staff Gemologist In-house Appraiser The role of a Bailey's onsite Jewelry Appraiser plays a key part in the success of the Bailey's business. As the Jewelry Appraiser you ensure all patrons ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 64 days ago
J.R.Dunn Jewelers - Lighthouse Point , FL
The ideal candidate must be a Graduate Gemologist with a keen eye for quality and market trends. You will assist in various aspects of the buying process, including reordering inventory, handling ...
LinkedIn - 77 days ago
Gubelin Gem Lab - New York , NY
About The Gübelin Gem Lab The Gübelin Gem Lab was founded in 1923 as a small gemmological laboratory to examine and determine the authenticity of the stones used in Gübelin's jewellery. This was a ...
LinkedIn - 75 days ago
R2Net - New York , NY
Graduate Gemologist degree preferred or accredited classes from GIA. * Minimum of 2 years equivalent work experience. * Knowledge of jewelry materials, components, and repair techniques, including ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 14 days ago
Frank Darling - We're Hiring! - New York , NY
Graduate Gemologist from the GIA (recent graduates can apply) * Performance-based bonus * Startup culture * Equity + salary role * Health benefits for full-time employees * Unlimited vacation policy
LinkedIn - 43 days ago
Le Vian - Great Neck , NY
Jeweler trade education or Graduate Gemologist is a plus. * Ability to analyze jewelry from both aesthetic and technical perspectives, evaluating design elements, craftsmanship, and technical ...
ZipRecruiter - 44 days ago

Gemologist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Gemologist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of May 28, 2024. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Gemologist in each city.
Click to see the salary for Gemologist in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $76,280
Washington, DC $67,919
Miami, FL $58,888
Chicago, IL $64,014
Boston, MA $68,408
New York, NY $71,276
Dallas, TX $60,230
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What is the average salary for Gemologist in 2024?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Gemologist in the United States. The base salary for Gemologist ranges from $52,736 to $69,849 with the average base salary of $61,024. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $54,019 to $73,487 with the average total cash compensation of $63,261.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $61,024 $52,736 - $69,849
Bonus $2,237 $1,283 - $3,638
Total Pay $63,261 $54,019 - $73,487
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What's the difference between Graduate Gemologist and Gemologist?
According to our latest salary estimation on May 28, 2024. The average salary of Gemologist is $61,024, and the average salary of Graduate Gemologist is $39,672. The average salary of Graduate Gemologist is lower than Gemologist. ( 2024-05-29 )
I am a Gemologist, which location’s salary is higher, Mcallen, TX or Jersey City, NJ?
Jersey City, NJ typically sees higher pay than Mcallen, TX for Gemologist. a Gemologist Salary in Jersey City, NJ is $71,276 as of May 28, 2024; a Gemologist Salary in Mcallen, TX is $52,480 as of May 28, 2024. ( 2024-05-29 )
Why does the salary of a Gemologist vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2024-05-29 )
What are the Pay Factors for Gemologist?
Salary ranges for a Gemologist can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2024-05-29 )
How the Pay Factors Influence Your Pay?
Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2024-05-29 )

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