EXPLORATION GEOLOGIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$82,000
$40,000
Min 10%
$82,000
Median 50%
$169,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Exxon Mobil
Highest Paying City
Centennial, CO
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does an exploration geologist make?
Exploration Geologists in America make, on average, $82,900 a year or $39.86 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $40,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $169,000. States with the highest Exploration Geologist salaries include North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, and Minnesota. The typical employment in the position spans 3.6 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Geologist
$87,999

Average Exploration Geologist Salary By Company

Exploration Geologists can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Exxon Mobil and BP America Inc. are the highest paying companies. Companies like ConocoPhillips and Chevron also report very competitive wages for Exploration Geologists.

Average Exploration Geologist Salary By Location

Across America, Exploration Geologists make on average $82,900 annually or $39.86 hourly. The city with the highest Exploration Geologist salary is Centennial, CO at $155,508 per year. Even as an entry-level Exploration Geologist, you will make $103,000 per year in Centennial, CO. The highest earning states when it comes to Exploration Geologist salaries are North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, and Minnesota. New York, New Jersey, California, Oregon, and Florida are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Centennial, CO
$155,508
2
Victor, CO
$151,802
3
Houston, TX
$130,762
4
Reno, NV
$126,363

RECENTLY ADDED Exploration Geologist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Shell Exploration and Production Company
Exploration Geologist
03/12/2019
$135,000