Geologist salary in US West Region

Average salary
$74,500/yr
Based on 1,512 income tax records
$28,500
$180,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$52K
 
$66K
 
$82K
 
$95K
 
$92K
$28,500
$180,500
How much do Geologists make?
The average total salary for a Geologist is $74,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,512 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Geologist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Geologist salary can vary between $28,500 to $180,500 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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State Of California, US West Region
71 income tax records
$100,500/yr
$53K – $136K
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US Department Of Defense, US West Region
18 income tax records
$91,000/yr
$55K – $114K
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Geosyntec Consultants, US West Region
21 income tax records
$86,500/yr
$69K – $156K
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Stillwater Mining Co, US West Region
12 income tax records
$81,500/yr
$67K – $125K
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Department Of The Interior, US West Region
110 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$39K – $134K
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AECOM, US West Region
33 income tax records
$76,000/yr
$37K – $133K
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National Finance Center, US West Region
19 income tax records
$76,000/yr
$50K – $103K
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Ch2M Hill, US West Region
13 income tax records
$74,000/yr
$59K – $101K
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Haley Aldrich, US West Region
14 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$57K – $170K
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Trihydro, US West Region
14 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$47K – $90K
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Arcadis US, US West Region
23 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$52K – $116K
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State Dept Of Natural Resources, US West Region
12 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$54K – $79K
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Wood Environment Infra, US West Region
19 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$47K – $114K
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State Of Utah, US West Region
10 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$54K – $75K
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Tetra Tech, US West Region
10 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$25K – $70K

Geologist demographics in US West Region

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50% are single
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50% are married
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33% have kids
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60% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Geologists in US West Region

1,512 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a geologist in US West Region is $74,500 per year. Geologist salaries in US West Region can vary between $28,500 to $180,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,512 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as geologist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for geologists in US West Region: State of California ($100,500 a year), US Department of Defense ($91,000 a year), and Geosyntec Consultants ($86,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for geologists in US West Region: Bakersfield Metro Area, CA ($156,500 a year), Santa Maria Metro Area, CA ($97,500 a year), and Anchorage Metro Area, AK ($96,000 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.