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Geographers in Georgia

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20.0% Jobs Projection
$85,670 Median Salary
10 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Geographers in Georgia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Geographers in Georgia is growing faster than average.

  • Geographers in Georgia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

What do Geographers Make in Georgia?

In 2018 wages for Geographers ranged from $44,250 to $113,020 with $85,670 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $21.27 to $54.34. The median hourly rate was $41.19.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $40.03 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $1.16.

The median salary in Georgia is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Geographers Earnings: GA vs. National Average

Top States for Geographers Employment

View the list below to see where most Geographers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Maryland 310 $84,280
Texas 150 $63,420
California 120 $85,800
Colorado 70 $85,130
Minnesota 60 $65,180
Missouri 40 $79,590
Washington 40 $81,920
Arizona 30 $69,500
Oregon 30 $75,800
Louisiana 30 $79,600

Below are the states where Geographers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $85,800
Georgia $85,670
Colorado $85,130
Maryland $84,280
Washington $81,920
Louisiana $79,600
Missouri $79,590
Oregon $75,800
Arizona $69,500
Minnesota $65,180

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Occupation GA Employment Total
Social Scientists and Related Workers 2,060
Anthropologists and Archeologists 140
Historians 90


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