Salary for
Geophysicist I in Salinas, CA

How much does a Geophysicist I earn in Salinas, CA? The average Geophysicist I salary in Salinas, CA is $81,863 as of February 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $75,240 and $98,127. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Salinas, CA

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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 collect

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  1. This Job:

    Geophysicist I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Geophysicist II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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