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Geophysical Operator Salary
in Italy

€60,932 (EUR)

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The average pay for a Geophysical Operator is €60,932 a year and €29 an hour in Italy. The average salary range for a Geophysical Operator is between €43,725 and €75,063. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Italy.

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Job Summary

  • Plans and directs activities of field party engaged in collecting seismic data used in prospecting for oil or gas: designates location of shot holes and placement of seismometers and connecting cables over blast area according to plot drawn by surveyor, geophysical prospecting.
  • Plans and directs activities of workers engaged in laying out seismographic measuring apparatus over test area.
  • Surveys area to verify that equipment is in position specified and tests electrical circuits for continuity.
  • Directs shooter, seismograph to detonate charges placed in shot holes, using short wave radio.
  • Observes reaction of recording instruments to detect irregularity.
  • Develops picture of seismic wave pattern in photographic developing solution.
  • Examines wave pattern on subterranean strata for evidence of distortion caused by electronic crossfeed, short circuit, or loose connection.
  • Orders redrilling of shot holes and equipment layout to repeat shot.
  • Directs repair or repairs instruments or equipment, using manufacturers' manuals and handtools.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
14 %


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