Geologist salary in Houston, TX

Average salary
$144,500/yr
Based on 327 income tax records
$38,000
$332,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$38,000
$332,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Geologists make?
The average total salary for a Geologist is $144,500 per year. This is based on data from 327 TurboTax users who reported their job as Geologist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Geologist salary can vary between $38,000 to $332,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Geologist salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Spring, TX
75 income tax records
$208,000/yr
$154K – $249K
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Sugar Land, TX
17 income tax records
$176,500/yr
$107K – $198K
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Cypress, TX
18 income tax records
$171,500/yr
$160K – $194K
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Tomball, TX
12 income tax records
$169,500/yr
$78K – $209K
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Magnolia, TX
15 income tax records
$166,000/yr
$136K – $200K
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Houston, TX
327 income tax records
$144,500/yr
$91K – $194K
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Katy, TX
51 income tax records
$129,000/yr
$81K – $183K
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Richmond, TX
14 income tax records
$116,500/yr
$54K – $218K
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Austin, TX
56 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$52K – $125K
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San Antonio, TX
21 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$47K – $139K

Geologist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Broken Hill Proprietary USA, Harris County, TX
13 income tax records
$204,000/yr
$176K – $247K
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Bp America Production Company, Harris County, TX
17 income tax records
$193,500/yr
$155K – $236K
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Chevron, Harris County, TX
39 income tax records
$186,500/yr
$164K – $217K
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Oxy USA Payroll Services, Harris County, TX
17 income tax records
$184,000/yr
$164K – $201K
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ConocoPhillips, Harris County, TX
15 income tax records
$180,500/yr
$140K – $255K
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ExxonMobil, Harris County, TX
37 income tax records
$167,500/yr
$131K – $220K
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Marathon Oil Company, Harris County, TX
12 income tax records
$160,000/yr
$139K – $179K
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Hess, Harris County, TX
14 income tax records
$150,000/yr
$140K – $207K
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Noble Energy Services, Harris County, TX
10 income tax records
$143,500/yr
$118K – $144K

Geologist demographics in Houston, TX

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40% are single
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60% are married
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29% have kids
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58% own a home

Geologist salaries by age in Houston, TX

$0
$59,375
$118,750
$178,125
$237,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Geologists in Houston, TX

327 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a geologist in Houston, TX is $144,500 per year. Geologist salaries in Houston, TX can vary between $38,000 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 327 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 ($204,000 a year), Bp America Production Company ($193,500 a year), and Chevron ($186,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for geologists near Houston, TX: Spring, TX ($208,000 a year), Sugar Land, TX ($176,500 a year), and Cypress, TX ($171,500 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.