Geologist Salaries in Australia

Updated 25 Jun 2022
$118,000 /yr
Average Base Pay

126 salaries

$75K

Low

$118K

Average

$150K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$10,000Range$4,775 - $20,000

How much does a Geologist make? The national average salary for a Geologist is $118,000 in Australia. Filter by location to see Geologist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 126 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Geologist employees.

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$230,802

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Senior Geologist

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BHP
4.1

BHP

Geologist

$130,000

 /yr
Range: $111K - $148K

$111K

$148K

$111,000 - $147,788 Range

Santos
3.0

Santos

Geologist

$146,253

 /yr
Range: $111K - $175K

$111K

$175K

$111,436 - $175,000 Range

Rio Tinto
3.8

Rio Tinto

Geologist

$110,000

 /yr
Range: $80K - $150K

$80K

$150K

$80,000 - $150,000 Range

Fortescue Metals
4.3

Fortescue Metals

Geologist

$159,000

 /yr
Range: $140K - $160K

$140K

$160K

$140,000 - $160,000 Range

South32
3.2

South32

Geologist

$132,500

 /yr
Range: $115K - $158K

$115K

$158K

$115,000 - $157,500 Range

Westgold Resources
3.0

Westgold Resources

Geologist

$115,000

 /yr
Range: $89K - $130K

$89K

$130K

$88,500 - $130,000 Range

Earth AI

Geologist

$65,000

 /yr
Range: $57K - $74K

$57K

$74K

$57,000 - $74,000 Range

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Northern Star Resources
3.2

Northern Star Resources

Geologist

$85,000

 /yr
Range: $85K - $100K

$85K

$100K

$85,000 - $100,000 Range

Kirkland Lake Gold
3.5

Kirkland Lake Gold

Geologist

$93,637

 /yr
Range: $94K - $100K

$94K

$100K

$93,637 - $100,000 Range

Seequent
3.9

Seequent

Geologist

$125,000

 /yr
Range: $110K - $140K

$110K

$140K

$110,000 - $140,000 Range

BHP
4.1

BHP

Geologist - Contractor
About 

$58K -$104K

$58K

$104K

$57,709 - $104,096 Range

Government of South Australia
4.0

$84K

$104K

$84,182 - $104,033 Range

WorkPac
3.9

WorkPac

Geologist - Hourly Contractor
About 

$48 -$54

 hourly

$48

$54

$48 - $54 Range

Woodside Petroleum
3.7

Woodside Petroleum

Geologist
About 

$139K -$184K

$139K

$184K

$138,887 - $184,407 Range

ALS
3.1

ALS

Geologist
About 

$53K -$69K

$53K

$69K

$53,307 - $68,961 Range

Golder Associates
3.7

Golder Associates

Geologist
About 

$82K -$92K

$82K

$92K

$81,854 - $92,476 Range

Spencer Ogden
3.2

Spencer Ogden

Geologist - Hourly
About 

$58 -$81

 hourly

$58

$81

$58 - $81 Range

Gold Fields
3.8

Gold Fields

Geologist
About 

$113K -$146K

$113K

$146K

$112,696 - $145,922 Range

3.5

Douglas Partners

Geologist
About 

$70K -$75K

$70K

$75K

$69,735 - $74,754 Range

AngloGold Ashanti
4.0

AngloGold Ashanti

Geologist
About 

$114K -$136K

$114K

$136K

$113,577 - $135,927 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Geologist salaries

The national average salary for a Geologist is $118,000 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see a Geologist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 126 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Geologist employees.

The highest salary for a Geologist in Australia is $150,000 per year.

The lowest salary for a Geologist in Australia is $75,000 per year.