Hydrologist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Hydrologist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $88,310
Arizona $64,703
California $95,290
Colorado $90,300
Connecticut $94,060
Florida $84,560
Georgia $100,180
Idaho $44,330
Illinois $87,250
Indiana $87,970
Louisiana $59,300
Massachusetts $55,340
Maryland $100,580
Maine $75,180
Michigan $76,510
Minnesota $75,780
Missouri $71,110
Montana $72,910
North Carolina $62,630
North Dakota $64,120
Nebraska $61,510
New Hampshire $91,370
New Jersey $109,250
New Mexico $75,510
Nevada $84,340
New York $70,570
Ohio $79,870
Oklahoma $86,530
Oregon $78,760
Pennsylvania $81,900
South Carolina $49,260
Tennessee $80,940
Texas $73,500
Utah $84,100
Virginia $88,930
Vermont $85,730
Washington $85,190
Wisconsin $61,460
Wyoming $71,430

How do hydrologist salaries compare to similar careers?

Hydrologists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than atmospheric scientists but more than climate change analysts.

Career Median Salary
Atmospheric scientist salary $95K
Biostatistician salary $91K
Statistician salary $91K
Bioinformatics scientist salary $82K
Molecular biologist salary $82K
Hydrologist salary $81K
Geographer salary $82K
Chemist salary $72K
Industrial ecologist salary $71K
Climate change analyst salary $71K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)