Geologist salary in Houston Metro Area, TX

Average salary
$162,000/yr
Based on 500 income tax records
$40,000
$342,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$71K
 
$139K
 
$200K
 
$218K
 
$141K
$40,000
$342,000
How much do Geologists make?
The average total salary for a Geologist is $162,000 per year. This is based on data from 500 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Geologist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Geologist salary can vary between $40,000 to $342,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Geologist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Broken Hill Proprietary USA, Harris County, TX
16 income tax records
$228,500/yr
$176K – $390K
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Chevron, Harris County, TX
40 income tax records
$191,500/yr
$150K – $320K
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ExxonMobil, Harris County, TX
62 income tax records
$182,500/yr
$83K – $342K
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ConocoPhillips, Harris County, TX
18 income tax records
$172,000/yr
$83K – $431K
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Bp America Production Company, Harris County, TX
18 income tax records
$159,500/yr
$111K – $236K

Geologist demographics in Houston Metro Area, TX

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29% are single
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71% are married
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49% have kids
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70% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Geologists in Houston Metro Area, TX

500 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a geologist in Houston Metro Area, TX is $162,000 per year. Geologist salaries in Houston Metro Area, TX can vary between $40,000 to $342,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 500 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as geologist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for geologists near Houston Metro Area, TX: Broken Hill Proprietary USA ($228,500 a year), Chevron ($191,500 a year), and ExxonMobil ($182,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for geologists near Houston Metro Area, TX: Spring, TX ($193,500 a year), Cypress, TX ($188,000 a year), and Richmond, TX ($187,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.