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Average Salary for Oceanographer Physical in United States

The average salary of a(n) Oceanographer Physical in United States is $94,138.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Oceanographer Physical in United States is $45.26.

The average bonus of a(n) Oceanographer Physical in United States is $2,947.00.

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Studies the earth's surface and also its internal composition, using principles of physics, mathematics, and chemistry. Researches ground and surface waters, atmosphere, oceans, and magnetic, electrical, and gravitational forces. Positions covered by this definition are characterized by the inclusion of work that requires an understanding of both theories and principles. Excludes paraprofessional positions. Evaluates and interprets seismic, gravitational, electrical, thermal, and magnetic forces affecting earth, utilizing principles of physics, mathematics, and chemistry. Analyzes data obtained to compute shape of earth, estimate composition and structure of the Earth's interior, determine flow pattern of ocean tides and currents, study physical properties of atmosphere, and help locate petroleum and mineral deposits. Investigates origin and activity of glaciers, volcanoes, and earthquakes. Compiles data to prepare navigational charts and maps, predict atmospheric conditions, prepare environmental reports, and establish water supply and flood-control programs. May study specific aspect of geophysics. Less

Studies the earth's surface and also its internal composition, using principles of physics, mathematics, and chemistry. Researches ground and surface waters, atmosphere, oceans, and magnetic, electrical, and gravitational forces. Positions covered by this definition are characterized by the inclusion of... More

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