Geologist salary in US South Region

Average salary
$83,000/yr
Based on 1,662 income tax records
$30,500
$278,500
Age:
Average salary by age
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26-35
36-45
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56+
 
$52K
 
$71K
 
$93K
 
$99K
 
$90K
$30,500
$278,500
How much do Geologists make?
The average total salary for a Geologist is $83,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,662 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Geologist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Geologist salary can vary between $30,500 to $278,500 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 location

Geologist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Broken Hill Proprietary USA, US South Region
19 income tax records
$238,000/yr
$184K – $390K
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Anadarko Petroleum, US South Region
11 income tax records
$211,500/yr
$127K – $256K
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Pioneer Natural Resources USA I, US South Region
12 income tax records
$204,000/yr
$151K – $399K
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Chevron, US South Region
70 income tax records
$201,000/yr
$135K – $324K
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ExxonMobil, US South Region
65 income tax records
$181,000/yr
$87K – $332K
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ConocoPhillips, US South Region
21 income tax records
$177,500/yr
$110K – $412K
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Chesapeake Operating, US South Region
18 income tax records
$171,000/yr
$115K – $246K
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Marathon Oil Company, US South Region
10 income tax records
$156,500/yr
$135K – $221K
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Bp America Production Company, US South Region
29 income tax records
$155,000/yr
$107K – $291K
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Eog Resources, US South Region
12 income tax records
$153,500/yr
$83K – $340K
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Repsol Services Company, US South Region
13 income tax records
$134,000/yr
$108K – $300K
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Insperity, US South Region
18 income tax records
$120,500/yr
$52K – $318K
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Geosyntec Consultants, US South Region
15 income tax records
$95,500/yr
$67K – $198K
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Department Of The Interior, US South Region
53 income tax records
$87,500/yr
$38K – $136K
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Ghd Services, US South Region
10 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$50K – $119K
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US Department Of Defense, US South Region
36 income tax records
$81,500/yr
$55K – $117K
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Ch2M Hill, US South Region
12 income tax records
$77,000/yr
$47K – $141K
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AECOM, US South Region
51 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$39K – $136K
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Tetra Tech, US South Region
18 income tax records
$68,000/yr
$50K – $105K
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Arcadis US, US South Region
34 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$43K – $134K
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State Of Alabama, US South Region
10 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$32K – $84K
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Wood Environment Infra, US South Region
14 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$26K – $86K
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State Of Louisiana, US South Region
10 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$43K – $67K
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Terracon, US South Region
24 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$35K – $93K
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Brown And Caldwell, US South Region
10 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$39K – $83K
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State Of Maryland, US South Region
13 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$35K – $76K
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Golder Associates, US South Region
15 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$25K – $72K
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State Of North Carolina, US South Region
11 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$36K – $68K
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State Of South Carolina, US South Region
12 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$31K – $71K
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State Of West Virginia, US South Region
10 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$35K – $69K

Geologist demographics in US South Region

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40% are single
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60% are married
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42% have kids
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64% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Geologists in US South Region

1,662 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a geologist in US South Region is $83,000 per year. Geologist salaries in US South Region can vary between $30,500 to $278,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,662 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as geologist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for geologists in US South Region: Broken Hill Proprietary USA ($238,000 a year), Anadarko Petroleum ($211,500 a year), and Pioneer Natural Resources USA I ($204,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for geologists in US South Region: Houston Metro Area, TX ($162,000 a year), Oklahoma City Metro Area, OK ($140,000 a year), and Tulsa Metro Area, OK ($120,500 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.