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Geologist Salary
in Delaware, United States

$93,204 (USD)

Average Salary

$45/hr

Average Hourly

$2,722

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Geologist is $93,204 a year and $45 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Geologist is between $65,709 and $115,584. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Geologist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Studies the composition, structure, and history of the earth's crust and ocean bottom.
  • Analyzes rocks, minerals, and fossil remains to identify and determine sequence of processes affecting the development of earth.
  • Utilizes knowledge of chemistry, physics, biology, and mathematics to explain these phenomena and to help locate mineral, geothermal, and petroleum deposits and underground water resources.
  • Positions covered by this definition are characterized by the inclusion of work that requires an understanding of both theories and principles.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
$108,049
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Geologist Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Staff Geo-scientist
Nov 15
Wilmington, DE, USA
Center Point Tank Services
PA Professional Geologist license is a plus but not required. Duties include but are not limited to the following: * Conducts administrative duties that may include: copying, printing, collation ...
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