Alternate Job Titles: Senior Geologist, Geologist III
How much does a Geologist III make? The median annual Geologist III salary is $71,089, as of September 27, 2017, with a range usually between $66,824-$83,066, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. 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 III in the United States.
COMPANALYST DRIVES ENTERPRISE SUCCESS
Learn how best-in-class companies use CompAnalyst to create new,
personalized talent management experiences for their employees.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Geologist III in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Geologist III in the United States is $71,089, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Geologist III in the United States are expected to make less than $71,089.
Source: HR Reported data as of September 27, 2017
GET CUSTOMIZED SOLUTIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
Grow your business with detailed skills and competencies
reports, job and employee pricing, and other powerful
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Geologist III that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Geologist III are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2017
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. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. View full job description