Geologist salary in Houston, TX

Average salary
$159,500/yr
Based on 269 income tax records
$36,500
$332,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$68K
 
$144K
 
$192K
 
$229K
 
$92K
$36,500
$332,000
How much do Geologists make?
The average total salary for a Geologist is $159,500 per year. This is based on data from 269 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Geologist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Geologist salary can vary between $36,500 to $332,000 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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ConocoPhillips, Harris County, TX
18 income tax records
$172,000/yr
$83K – $431K
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ExxonMobil, Harris County, TX
38 income tax records
$168,500/yr
$83K – $342K
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Bp America Production Company, Harris County, TX
18 income tax records
$159,500/yr
$111K – $236K

Geologist demographics in Houston, TX

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37% are single
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63% are married
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36% have kids
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63% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Geologists in Houston, TX

269 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a geologist in Houston, TX is $159,500 per year. Geologist salaries in Houston, TX can vary between $36,500 to $332,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 269 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as geologist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for geologists near Houston, TX: Broken Hill Proprietary USA ($228,500 a year), Chevron ($191,500 a year), and ConocoPhillips ($172,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for geologists near Houston, 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.