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$80,568

Average Base Salary

$39/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,538

Average Bonus
The average mine geologist salary in Arizona, United States is $80,568 or an hourly rate of $39. This is 5% lower (-$3,822) than the average mine geologist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,538.
Salary by Experience

$57,866

Entry Level Salary

$112,872

Senior Level Salary
An entry level mine geologist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $57,866. On the other end, a senior level mine geologist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $112,872.

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Job Description
Conduct sub-surface surveys to identify the characteristics of potential land or mining development sites. May specify the ground support systems, processes and equipment for safe, economical, and environmentally sound extraction or underground construction activities. May inspect areas for unsafe geological conditions, equipment, and working conditions. May design, implement, and coordinate mine safety programs. Excludes "Petroleum Engineers" (17-2171).
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