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The average weather observer salary in United States is $49,278 or an equivalent hourly rate of $24. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $946. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level weather observer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $41,047. On the other end, a senior level weather observer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $68,058.

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Job Description
Investigate atmospheric phenomena and interpret meteorological data, gathered by surface and air stations, satellites, and radar to prepare reports and forecasts for public and other uses. Includes weather analysts and forecasters whose functions require the detailed knowledge of meteorology.

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