Geographer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Geographer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Massachusetts $99,550
Pennsylvania $96,810
Maryland $95,910
Virginia $95,380
Colorado $90,600
California $89,610
Florida $85,220
Louisiana $84,030
Missouri $83,870
Illinois $83,430
Washington $81,920
Oregon $75,800
South Dakota $70,380
Minnesota $65,180
Texas $64,250
Arizona $63,750
Georgia $63,360
Oklahoma $50,230

How do geographer salaries compare to similar careers?

Geographers earn about the same as related careers in Oklahoma. On average, they make less than forensic science technicians but more than foresters.

Career Median Salary
Forensic science technician salary $65K
Cartographer salary $57K
Biomass plant technician salary $55K
Statistician salary $53K
Biostatistician salary $53K
Geographer salary $50K
Cytotechnologist salary $56K
Soil and plant scientist salary $43K
Geodesist salary $47K
Forester salary $48K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)