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Public health careers cover a number of subjects that relate to how communities interact with their environment, as well as how environments affect populations.  While medical interventions and programs address the spread of diseases and how to promote health with services and preventive measures, environmental considerations can often be less apparent in their impact on public welfare.

As one of the fastest growing areas of employment, public health also includes ecological and environmental health and safety concerns.  This incorporation of natural sciences into public health concerns has helped advance job opportunities, such as the option of becoming a hydrologist.

What Is A Hydrologist?

Hydrologists are scientists who study water.  This can be bodies of water such as rivers and lakes, or underground streams, watersheds, and public natural water supplies.  These studies will be used to ascertain possible risks that are presented to and by communities regarding water resources, and will also examine how remediation and public usage affects the health of the environment and the health of the population.

As a hydrologist, you would be required to perform the following duties within your community:

  • •  Study critical aspects of bodies of water, such as volume and flow rates.
  • •  Gather samples from ground and surface water to analyze for chemical composition and contaminants.
  • •  Generate theories about how these findings can impact public health.
  • •  Propose public intervention solutions for the prevention of contamination.
  • •  Model water movement to track sources of contamination and the possible outflow of this water.
  • •  Consult with developers whose projects will impact the public water supply.
  • •  Report findings to the public and to municipal governing boards.

Characteristics

Hydrologists can also cultivate personal qualities to aid in job performance and career advancement:

  • •  Analytical thinking:  You will need to use scientific process and lab skills to analyze samples and gather data for modeling and extrapolation.
  • •  Problem solving:  Determining the best methods of overcoming obstacles that are presented by your findings can be a large part of balancing public health and public fiscal needs.  Creative means of arriving at such conclusions are integral to job performance. 
  • •  Communication:  Although you will need to be able to collaborate with the public and report your findings to the public health department, you may also be required to speak at hearings, and argue for environmental and public safety legislature. 
  • •  Cooperation: You will be required to interact with a number of professionals from different fields, as well as with the general public.  This can include sharing information as well as getting permission to access sampling sites. 
  • •  Physical endurance: This is a very labor intensive position which will require you to be in extreme environmental and weather conditions.  It is important that you maintain your physical strength and health in order to perform your duties.

Nature Of The Work

Hydrologists will mainly work in the field, which can include both the natural environment and manmade facilities for treatment and water holding.  This aspect of the work is necessary for collecting samples and monitoring treatment processes that can affect the ground water.  Once samples have been collected and documented, you will work indoors in the lab and the office.

Water analysis that is conducted in the lab will yield data that you will then record and input into computer modeling programs.  These protocols will also be used when entering flow rates and vectors and charting movements.  This gives you the chance to visually interpret the larger picture of your collections and make interpretations and predictions based on them.  Further office based work can include writing reports and proposing solutions and outcomes that may be considered by legislative boards.

Education And Training

For an entry level position as a hydrologist, you would require at least a Master’s degree in either natural sciences, geology, or even engineering.  Further background in environmental law and government policies can also be helpful for successful advancement in this career.  Many municipalities, or state and federal level hydrologist jobs will require post-graduate education as well, but depending on positions in your area you may be able to find employment while completing this degree.

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Although some states require licensing for this job, there is no national expectation for this position.  Having certificates in computer skills and software modeling can also be of benefit when applying for employment as a hydrologist, and experience or training in general engineering is also a plus. 

This career path has an average growth rate at about 10% which is still higher than most jobs across the nation.  However, this projection may change as population growth and resource demands increase across the country.  The incorporation of this position into the field of public health has also gained attention with energy concerns that could affect community welfare through water contamination.

The average salary for a hydrologist is around $75,000 per year.  Entry level positions for local municipalities can start at $50,000, but advancement with experience and education increases this number.  If you are interested in preserving public health and finding valid solutions for resource concerns, employment as a hydrologist on a local, state, or federal level could offer you a lifelong career.

Average Salaries Across The Country

Alaska - $54,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 45th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Alaska are 22% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 45th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation, North Slope Borough, AK, NANA Management Services, and NMS USA.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $54,000 Bar high
Alabama - $68,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 12th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Alabama are 1% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 12th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Cigna, AmeriCorps, FLORIDA ROCK & TANK LINES, and Quest Diagnostics.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $68,000 Bar high
Arkansas - $66,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 19th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Arkansas are 4% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 19th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Correct Care Solutions, Springwoods Behavioral Health, Air Evac Lifeteam, and Methodist Family Health.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $66,000 Bar high
Arizona - $58,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 42nd
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Arizona are 15% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 42nd among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Banner Health, Emeritus Senior Living, Indian Health Service, and University of Arizona.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $58,000 Bar high
California - $74,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 7th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in California are 8% higher than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 7th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like California State University, University of California San Francisco, Maxim Healthcare Services, and Hallmark Rehabilitation.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $74,000 Bar high
Colorado - $61,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 34th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Colorado are 12% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 34th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Denver Public Schools, Vivage, University of Colorado, and Cross Country TravCorps.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $61,000 Bar high
Connecticut - $77,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 4th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Connecticut are 12% higher than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 4th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Cigna, Greenwich Hospital, Devereux, and Emeritus Senior Living.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $77,000 Bar high
DC - $82,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 2nd
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Washington, DC are 18% higher than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 2nd among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Leidos, Northrop Grumman, Finra, and MinuteClinic.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $82,000 Bar high
Delaware - $62,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 31st
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Delaware are 10% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 31st among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Christiana Care, LifeStar Response, Wilmington University, and Cigna.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $62,000 Bar high
Florida - $65,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 23rd
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Florida are 6% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 23rd among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like University of Florida, Emeritus Senior Living, Florida Hospital, and Broward Health Corporate.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $65,000 Bar high
Georgia - $78,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 3rd
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Georgia are 14% higher than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 3rd among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like State of Georgia, Emory University, MinuteClinic, and Strategic Resolution Experts, Inc.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $78,000 Bar high
Hawaii - $45,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 50th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Hawaii are 35% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 50th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like County of Hawaii, HMSA, WellCare, and Healthways.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $45,000 Bar high
Iowa - $67,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 15th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Iowa are 3% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 15th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like UnityPoint Health u2013 Finley Hospital, Care Initiatives, Mills Fleet Farm, and Enterprise Medical Services.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $67,000 Bar high
Idaho - $47,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 49th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Idaho are 32% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 49th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Emeritus Senior Living, Covenant Dove, BrightStar Care, and InGenesis, Inc..
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $47,000 Bar high
Illinois - $75,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 5th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Illinois are 9% higher than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 5th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Genesis Health System, University of Illinois at Chicago, Maxim Healthcare Services, and Advocate Health.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $75,000 Bar high
Indiana - $67,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 16th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Indiana are 3% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 16th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Indiana University Health, MinuteClinic, BrightStar Care, and Strategic Resolution Experts, Inc.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $67,000 Bar high
Kansas - $61,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 35th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Kansas are 11% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 35th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like MinuteClinic, Manhattan-Ogden Public Schools, Express Scripts, and Kansas City Public Schools.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $61,000 Bar high
Kentucky - $58,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 43rd
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Kentucky are 16% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 43rd among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Trigg County Public Schools, Intrepid USA Healthcare Services, Trilogy Health Services, and University of Kentucky.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $58,000 Bar high
Louisiana - $59,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 39th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Louisiana are 15% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 39th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Leidos, Intrepid USA, Home Care Options, and Community Health Solutions of America, Inc.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $59,000 Bar high
Maryland - $70,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 9th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Maryland are 2% higher than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 9th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Leidos, MedStar Medical Group, Edaptive Systems, and MinuteClinic.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $70,000 Bar high
Maine - $59,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 40th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Maine are 15% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 40th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like AmeriCorps, Lucas Tree Expert Co, Inc, Martin's Point Health Care, and National Health Care Associates, Inc..
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $59,000 Bar high
Michigan - $69,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 10th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Michigan are the same as average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 10th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like NOVO 1, Inc, AmeriCorps, Henry Ford Community College, and Covenant HealthCare.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $69,000 Bar high
Minnesota - $60,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 38th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Minnesota are 13% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 38th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like University of Minnesota, Fairview Health Services, UnitedHealth Group, and Mills Fleet Farm.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $60,000 Bar high
Missouri - $67,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 17th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Missouri are 2% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 17th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Cox Health, Cox Medical Center Branson, Washington University in St. Louis, and Mercy.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $67,000 Bar high
Mississippi - $75,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 6th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Mississippi are 8% higher than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 6th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like State of Mississippi, St. Dominic Hospital, Covenant Dove, and Unlisted Company.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $75,000 Bar high
Montana - $65,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 24th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Montana are 6% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 24th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Montana State University, State of Montana, Valley Health Care Center, and REI.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $65,000 Bar high
North Carolina - $68,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 13th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in North Carolina are 2% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 13th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Central Piedmont Community College, Harris Teeter, Speechcenter, Inc., and MinuteClinic.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $68,000 Bar high
North Dakota - $61,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 36th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in North Dakota are 11% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 36th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Trinity Hospitals, Catholic Health Initiatives - Fargo Operating Division, National Guard, and Altru Speciality Center.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $61,000 Bar high
Nebraska - $51,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 47th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Nebraska are 26% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 47th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Catholic Health Initiatives, Visiting Nurse Association, Hallmark Rehabilitation, and American Red Cross.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $51,000 Bar high
New Hampshire - $67,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 18th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in New Hampshire are 2% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 18th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Southern New Hampshire Medical Center, Elliot Hospital, CVS Caremark, and MinuteClinic.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $67,000 Bar high
New Jersey - $74,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 8th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in New Jersey are 7% higher than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 8th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like BrightStar Care, MinuteClinic, Express Scripts, and Emeritus Senior Living.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $74,000 Bar high
New Mexico - $61,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 37th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in New Mexico are 12% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 37th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Indian Health Service, Central New Mexico Community College, Albuquerque Public Schools, and Emeritus Senior Living.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $61,000 Bar high
Nevada - $57,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 44th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Nevada are 17% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 44th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like The Palazzo Las Vegas, Emeritus Senior Living, The Venetian Las Vegas, and REI.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $57,000 Bar high
New York - $83,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 1st
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in New York are 21% higher than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 1st among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Volunteers of America Western New York, Mount Sinai Medical Center, The Vitamin Shoppe, and AmeriCorps.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $83,000 Bar high
Ohio - $66,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 20th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Ohio are 4% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 20th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Emeritus Senior Living, Maxim Healthcare Services, MinuteClinic, and State of Ohio.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $66,000 Bar high
Oklahoma - $63,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 30th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Oklahoma are 9% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 30th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like University of Oklahoma, Quest Diagnostics, Choctaw Nation, and Severn Trent Services.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $63,000 Bar high
Oregon - $65,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 25th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Oregon are 6% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 25th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Emeritus Senior Living, Oregon Health & Science University, Human Services-Children, Adults & Families, and University of Oregon.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $65,000 Bar high
Pennsylvania - $64,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 28th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Pennsylvania are 7% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 28th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Geisinger Health System, Susquehanna Health, UPMC, and MedExpress.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $64,000 Bar high
Rhode Island - $65,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 26th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Rhode Island are 6% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 26th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like AmeriCorps, MinuteClinic, Strategic Resolution Experts, Inc, and Brown University.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $65,000 Bar high
South Carolina - $65,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 27th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in South Carolina are 6% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 27th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Palmetto Health, United States Army Medical Recruiting, Molina Healthcare, and Lockheed Martin.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $65,000 Bar high
South Dakota - $51,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 48th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in South Dakota are 26% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 48th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mitchell South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation, Sanford Health, and Enterprise Medical Services.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $51,000 Bar high
Tennessee - $64,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 29th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Tennessee are 7% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 29th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Vanguard Healthcare Services, Vanderbilt University, State of Tennessee, and Strategic Resolution Experts, Inc.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $64,000 Bar high
Texas - $66,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 21st
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Texas are 4% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 21st among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Strategic Resolution Experts, Inc, Dallas County, TX, 24 Hour Fitness, and BrightStar Care.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $66,000 Bar high
Utah - $54,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 46th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Utah are 21% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 46th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Covenant Dove, 24 Hour Fitness, Best Friends Animal Society, and University of Utah Health Care.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $54,000 Bar high
Virginia - $69,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 11th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Virginia are the same as average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 11th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like University of Virginia, MinuteClinic, Mary Washington Healthcare, and Harris Teeter.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $69,000 Bar high
Vermont - $62,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 32nd
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Vermont are 10% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 32nd among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like State of Vermont, Visiting Nurse Association of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties, BCG Attorney Search, and Strategic Resolution Experts, Inc.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $62,000 Bar high
Washington - $68,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 14th
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Washington are 2% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 14th among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like State of Washington, University of Washington Medical Center, Emeritus Senior Living, and Providence Health & Services.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $68,000 Bar high
Wisconsin - $62,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 33rd
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Wisconsin are 10% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 33rd among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Marshfield Clinic, BrightStar Care, North Central Healthcare, and State of Wisconsin.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $62,000 Bar high
West Virginia - $66,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 22nd
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in West Virginia are 4% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 22nd among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like Vanguard Healthcare Services, Air Evac Lifeteam, Express Scripts, and Emeritus Senior Living.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $66,000 Bar high
Wyoming - $59,000 (High Confidence (more than 250 sources)) Rank: 41st
Average Hydrologist salaries for job postings in Wyoming are 15% lower than average Hydrologist salaries for job postings nationwide. The average salary ranks 41st among states in the country. There were also job openings from employers like SourceGas, AmeriCorps, ALCO Stores, Inc, and University of Wyoming.
In USD as of Jan 30, 2014 55k 110k 165k
Hydrologist $59,000 Bar high

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