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Seismologist Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$113,289 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Seismologist is $113,289 a year and $54 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Seismologist is between $79,753 and $140,491. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Seismologist. 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 and interprets data from seismographs and other geophysical instruments to detect earthquakes and locate earthquake related faults.
  • Researches seismic forces affecting deformative movements of Earth.
  • Positions covered by this definition are characterized by the inclusion of work that requires an understanding of both theories and principles.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Seismologist 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 Seismologist jobs: 4,078

Rate of error: 3.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Seismologist Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Utility Worker/Warehouse
Jun 20
Bloomingdale, NJ, USA
VMC Group
Company Description For over 10 decades, VMC Group has been recognized as a world leader in the design and manufacture of vibration isolation, seismic control and shock protection products. Our ...
Sr. Account Receivable Collections Specialist - Temp to Perm
Jun 10
Bloomingdale, NJ, USA
VMC Group
D&B Dun & Bradstreet, ERP- Epicor a plus Company Description For over 10 decades, VMC Group has been recognized as a world leader in the design and manufacture of vibration isolation, seismic control ...
Mechanical Drafter
May 21
Bloomingdale, NJ, USA
VMC Group
Our full range of spring, elastomeric architectural mounts, wire rope isolators, curbs and bases are proven to meet and exceed specifications for any seismic, non-seismic, shock, or even bomb blast ...
Buyer Specialist
May 8
Bloomingdale, NJ, USA
VMC Group
Whether the challenge is to solve a vibration isolation issue for a new piece of equipment or manage a seismic energy spec for a building structure, your VMC team works closely with your project ...
Structural Engineer
May 29
Bridgeport, CT, USA
Atlantic Consulting & Engineering
Many projects include multi-story residential buildings and full knowledge of design including seismic, overturning, lateral resistance must be addressed. Knowledge of NYS and CT building codes a ...
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