GEOSCIENTIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$81,000
$38,000
Min 10%
$81,000
Median 50%
$172,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Exxon Mobil
Highest Paying City
Cheyenne, WY
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a geoscientist make?
The national average salary for a Geoscientist in the United States is $81,493 per year or $39.18 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $172,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $38,000 per year. Utilities companies and Construction companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, and Nebraska are some of the states with the best Geoscientist salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Geoscientist is 3.4 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Geologist
$87,999

Average Geoscientist Salary By Company

Geoscientists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Utilities companies and Construction companies have the most job opportunities for Geoscientists. Geoscientists at Exxon Mobil and Marathon Oil report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like BP America Inc. and Shell report highly competitive salaries for Geoscientists.

Average Geoscientist Salary By Location

Across America, Geoscientists make on average $81,493 annually or $39.18 hourly. Cheyenne, WY reports the highest Geoscientist salaries at $170,524 per year. The average starting salary in Cheyenne, WY for Geoscientists is $111,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Geoscientist salaries are North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, and Nebraska. New York, New Jersey, Oregon, California, and Florida have the lowest reported salaries for Geoscientists.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Cheyenne, WY
$170,524
2
Englewood, CO
$169,847
3
Tulsa, OK
$152,736
4
Plano, TX
$148,304
5
Kennesaw, GA
$146,587

RECENTLY ADDED Geoscientist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Petroleum Geo-Services
Geoscientist
10/09/2019
$131,610
07/29/2019
$36,000
Dickinson State University
Geoscientist
07/28/2019
$50,000
Dickinson State University
Geoscientist
06/16/2019
$60,000
Ruths Analytics and Innovation Inc.
Computational Geoscientist
03/21/2019
$115,835
03/21/2019
$126,400
Yu & Associates, Inc.
Geoscientist
03/16/2019
$58,300
Yu & Associates, Inc.
Geoscientist
03/16/2019
$58,800
Rise & Shine Solar LLC
Geoscientist
03/14/2019
$105,789
Shell Exploration and Production Company
Exploration Geoscientist
03/13/2019
$132,500
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