Hydrologists

Hydrologists study how water moves across and through the Earth's crust. They use their expertise to solve problems in the areas of water quality or availability.

$79,990

Median US Salary

Bachelor's degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Hydrologists

Currently employed

6,350

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

10%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

0 to 999

Estimated over the next 10 years

Median Salary by State for Hydrologists

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

California $101,230

New Jersey $99,070

Massachusetts $98,040

Maryland $97,900

Georgia $97,600

Tennessee $93,820

Connecticut $92,350

Virginia $90,340

New Hampshire $89,460

Colorado $89,350

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Maxxing your 401k as Hydrologists

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

23.8%

Per paycheck

$732.22

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $3,076.54
Pre Tax Retirement $732.22
Before Taxes $2,344.32
Taxes $703.30
Take Home $1,641.02

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