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$87,120

Average Base Salary

$42/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,518

Average Bonus
The average marine geologist salary in United States is $87,120 or an equivalent hourly rate of $42. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,518. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$59,266

Entry Level Salary

$113,303

Senior Level Salary
An entry level marine geologist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $59,266. On the other end, a senior level marine geologist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $113,303.

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Job Description
Study the composition, structure, and other physical aspects of the Earth. May use geological, physics, and mathematics knowledge in exploration for oil, gas, minerals, or underground water; or in waste disposal, land reclamation, or other environmental problems. May study the Earth's internal composition, atmospheres, oceans, and its magnetic, electrical, and gravitational forces. Includes mineralogists, crystallographers, paleontologists, stratigraphers, geodesists, and seismologists.
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