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Geophysicist III in Salinas, CA

How much does a Geophysicist III earn in Salinas, CA? The average Geophysicist III salary in Salinas, CA is $133,693 as of February 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $113,279 and $168,008. 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, 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. Down a level:

    Geophysicist II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Geophysicist III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Master's Degree

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    Geophysicist IV

    7 + years experience
    Master's Degree

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