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Staff Geologist Salary
in Idaho, United States

$104,911 (USD)

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Last updated: February 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Staff Geologist is $104,911 a year and $50 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Staff Geologist is between $73,109 and $130,422. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Staff Geologist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Studies the composition, structure, and history of the earth's crust, and analyzes environmental data in order to prepare reports and plans for the organization.
  • Examines rocks, minerals, and fossil remains to identify and determine sequence of processes affecting the development of earth.
  • Applies knowledge of chemistry, physics, biology, and mathematics to explain these phenomena and to help locate mineral, geothermal, and petroleum deposits and underground water resources.
Staff Geologist Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers

Job family population: 28,520

Estimated population of Staff Geologist jobs: 3,115

Rate of error: 3.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Staff Geologist Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Air Quality Compliance Officer
Jan 31
Idaho Falls, ID, USA
Idaho Division of Human Resources
... to staff, special interest groups and the public; and provide policy and/or regulatory ... Chemistry, Geology, Chemical, Civil or Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science ...
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