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Geologist Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$108,961 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Geologist is $108,961 a year and $52 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Geologist is between $76,818 and $135,124. 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 New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • 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.
Geologist Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

Job family population: 28,520

Estimated population of Geologist jobs: 2,594

Rate of error: 3.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Geologist Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Project Geologists/Engineers/Scientists- All Experience Levels
Jun 3
Stratford, CT, USA
HRP Associates, Inc.
HRP Associates, Inc. is seeking Project Geologists/Engineers/Scientists with 0 to 10 years' experience to join our team in Farmington/Stratford, CT. A variety of challenging assignments will be ...
Asbestos Project Monitor Investigator
May 29
Union, NJ, USA
Hillmann Consulting LLC
We are a full service consulting firm offering a comprehensive range of Environmental Health & Occupational Safety, Emergency Management & Disaster Response, Geology & Hydrogeology, Real Estate Due ...
Geologist - Technical Product Support Specialist
Jun 12
New York, NY, USA
Gilson Company, Inc.
Bachelor's Degree or Associates Degree in geology, civil engineering or construction materials or a minimum of 5 years of experience performing construction materials testing. Also knowledge and ...
Sales Representative (Only the beginning!)
Jun 20
Paterson, NJ, USA
Avante Partners
Employees from different fields including (but not limited to) education, engineering, healthcare, hospitality & even geology are currently excelling. Pay is based on individual performance. Company ...
Sales Representative - No Cold Calling or Canvassing Required!
Apr 6
Edison, NJ, USA
Avante Partners
Employees from different fields including (but not limited to) education, engineering, healthcare, hospitality & even geology are currently excelling! Benefits: * Uncapped commission & bonuses
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