HYDROLOGIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$83,000
$42,000
Min 10%
$83,000
Median 50%
$163,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Exxon Mobil
Highest Paying City
Fort Collins, CO
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
4.8 years
How much does a hydrologist make?
The national average salary for a Hydrologist in the United States is $83,367 per year or $40.08 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $163,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $42,000 per year. Professional companies and Finance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, and Minnesota are some of the states with the best Hydrologist salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Hydrologist is 4.8 years.

Average Hydrologist Salary By Company

There is good job security in Hydrologist positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Hydrologists are in Professional companies and Finance companies. Companies like Exxon Mobil or Marathon Oil will get you the highest pay packages. If you can find a job at a company like BP America Inc. or Shell, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Hydrologists.

Average Hydrologist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Hydrologist in the United States is $83,367 per year or $40.08 per hour. Hydrologists make the most in Fort Collins, CO at about $141,006 per year. Even as an entry-level Hydrologist, you will make $94,000 per year in Fort Collins, CO. The top 5 states with the highest reported Hydrologist salaries are North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, and Minnesota. New Jersey, Arizona, California, Oregon, and Florida are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Fort Collins, CO
$141,006
2
Saint Paul, MN
$138,047
3
Salt Lake City, UT
$129,266
4
Lawrence, KS
$125,166
5
Oklahoma City, OK
$125,131

RECENTLY ADDED Hydrologist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/25/2019
$51,218
Department of The Interior
Hydrologist
10/23/2019
$136,729
Geological Survey
Hydrologist
10/23/2019
$63,054
Natural Resources Conservation Service
Hydrologist
10/22/2019
$45,918
St. John's River Water Management District-Sa
Hydrologist
10/22/2019
$45,219
Department of The Interior
Hydrologist
10/18/2019
$94,417
Geological Survey
Hydrologist
10/18/2019
$108,265
Geological Survey
Hydrologist
10/16/2019
$57,279
Geological Survey
Hydrologist
10/15/2019
$136,729
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Hydrologist
10/15/2019
$129,662
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