Geophysicist III Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Geophysicist III, Level III Geophysicist, Senior Level Geophysicist

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

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Geophysicist III in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Geophysicist III in the United States is $113,346 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Geophysicist III in the United Sates are expected to make less than $113,346.

Source: HR Reported data as of March 2015

Median $113,346
  • 10%$80,507
  • 25%$96,157
  • 75%$142,609
  • 90%$169,250

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Job Description for Geophysicist III

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 graduate degree and 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Geophysicist III job description

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Categories:  Science and Research, Energy and Utilities

Industries:  Energy & Utilities

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