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Petroleum Geologist V in Salinas, CA

How much does a Petroleum Geologist V earn in Salinas, CA? The average Petroleum Geologist V salary in Salinas, CA is $238,094 as of February 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $220,442 and $249,754. 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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Studies and examines variations in rock formations and mineral samples to identify new gas and oil deposits. Analyzes the integrity of wells to determine feasibility of drilling. Estimates depth, qual

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    Bachelor's Degree

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