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Petroleum Geologist Salary
in Delaware, United States

$135,849 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Petroleum Geologist is $135,849 a year and $65 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Petroleum Geologist is between $94,115 and $169,159. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Petroleum 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

  • Analyzes and documents stratigraphic arrangement and structure of earth to locate gas and oil deposits.
  • Recommends acquisition, retention, or release of property leases or contracts.
  • Studies well logs, analyzes cores and cuttings from well drillings, and interprets data obtained by electrical or radioactive well logging and other subsurface surveys to identify earth strata.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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