Geologist, Geochemists and Geophysicists

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Conduct theoretical and applied research in the structure, composition and processes of the earth. May also plan, direct and participate in geological field studies, drilling and geological testing programs to find exploitable resources.

Outlook

Fair

Wage

Low: $19.60
Median: $33.08
High: $48.08

Training

Places of Employment

Petroleum and mining companies, governments, universities, geological consulting firms.

Regulated

Yes

Regulated Occupation Name

Professional Geoscientist