Geophysicist salary in Houston Metro Area, TX

Average salary
$143,500/yr
Based on 271 income tax records
$52,000
$331,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$128K
 
$154K
 
$167K
 
$159K
$52,000
$331,500
How much do Geophysicists make?
The average total salary for a Geophysicist is $143,500 per year. This is based on data from 271 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Geophysicist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Geophysicist salary can vary between $52,000 to $331,500 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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Geophysicist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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ExxonMobil, Harris County, TX
18 income tax records
$210,000/yr
$151K – $340K
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Chevron, Harris County, TX
15 income tax records
$209,500/yr
$164K – $306K
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Bp America Production Company, Harris County, TX
14 income tax records
$146,500/yr
$113K – $239K
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Schlumberger, Harris County, TX
31 income tax records
$130,000/yr
$80K – $143K

Geophysicist demographics in Houston Metro Area, TX

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21% are single
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79% are married
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62% have kids
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76% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Geophysicists in Houston Metro Area, TX

271 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a geophysicist in Houston Metro Area, TX is $143,500 per year. Geophysicist salaries in Houston Metro Area, TX can vary between $52,000 to $331,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 271 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as geophysicist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for geophysicists near Houston Metro Area, TX: ExxonMobil ($210,000 a year), Chevron ($209,500 a year), and Bp America Production Company ($146,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for geophysicists near Houston Metro Area, TX: Spring, TX ($199,000 a year), Houston, TX ($142,000 a year), and Katy, TX ($134,500 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.