Geophysicist I Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Geophysicist I, Level I Geophysicist, Entry Level Geophysicist

What is the average annual salary for Geophysicist I?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Geophysicist I 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 Geophysicist I in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Geophysicist I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Geophysicist I in the United States is $69,809 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Geophysicist I in the United States are expected to make less than $69,809.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $69,809
  • 10%$59,154
  • 25%$64,232
  • 75%$83,747
  • 90%$96,437

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Job Description for Geophysicist I

Applies geophysical principals to identify and evaluate the value of underground deposits. Aids in the design, planning, and execution of geophysical investigations and projects including data collection, processing, analyzing, and reporting. Requires a bachelor's/master's degree and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Geophysicist I job description

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Categories:  Science and Research, Energy and Utilities, Entry Level

Industries:  Energy & Utilities

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