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Geophysicist II in Lafayette, Louisiana

How much does a Geophysicist II earn in Lafayette, LA? The average Geophysicist II salary in Lafayette, LA is $84,948 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $74,870 and $107,152. 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 Lafayette, LA

Job Description

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. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals to perform a variety of tasks. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work.

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    Geophysicist I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Geophysicist II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Geophysicist III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Master's Degree

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