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 Oregon. On average, they make less than hydrologists but more than climate change analysts.

Career Median Salary
Hydrologist salary $79K
Biostatistician salary $77K
Statistician salary $77K
Geospatial information scientist salary $78K
Biochemist salary $77K
Geographer salary $76K
Industrial ecologist salary $77K
Environmental restoration planner salary $77K
Environmental consultant salary $77K
Climate change analyst salary $77K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)