Top Geology Executive Salary in the United States

How much does a Top Geology Executive make in the United States? The average Top Geology Executive salary in the United States is $247,243 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $227,373 and $284,720. 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Plans and oversees all aspects of the geology department's policies, objectives, and initiatives. Responsible for the management of the geology department staff and the operation of geophysical programs. Researches and makes recommendations regarding the exploration and development of potential oil and gas sites. May require an advanced degree. Typically reports to top management. Manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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