Geologist II Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Geologist II, Intermediate Level Geologist

What is the average annual salary for Geologist II?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Geologist II may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Geologist II in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Geologist II in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Geologist II in the United States is $53,319 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $53,319.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $53,319
  • 10%$42,939
  • 25%$47,886
  • 75%$69,332
  • 90%$83,912

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Job Description for Geologist II

Researches the formation, dissolution, and content of rock layers. Researches the effects of internal pressures, heat, water, pollution, and erosion. Studies variations in rock formations and densities to identify new mineral deposits. Estimates depth, quality and vastness of deposits. Tests mineral quality and purity to determine feasibility of mining. Requires a bachelor's degree and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. View Geologist II job description

Categories:  Environment, Energy and Utilities, Mining, Science and Research

Industries:  Business Services, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Retail & Wholesale

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