The average salary for a geographer in the United States is around $80,300 per year.
This is 21% above the national average. Updated in 2018.
Geographers earn an average yearly salary of $80,300. Wages typically start from $50,720 and go up to $109,900.
Geographer earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Geographer salary by state
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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)