Geological and Petroleum Technician Salary Information in Montana

The average annual and hourly salaries for geological and petroleum technicians in the state of Montana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of geological and petroleum technicians amongst Montana cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Geological and Petroleum Technicians in Montana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,570
25th Percentile Wage
$40,790
50th Percentile Wage
$54,840
75th Percentile Wage
$72,540
90th Percentile Wage
$83,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for geological and petroleum technicians in Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $83,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,570.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of geological and petroleum technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$54,840
-16.25% 21.13%
2016
$63,750
12.74% -
2015
$55,630
5.77% -
2014
$52,420
1.93% -
2013
$51,410
15.87% -
2012
$43,250
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Geological and Petroleum Technicians in Montana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of geological and petroleum technicians in some Montana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of geological and petroleum technicians in state of Montana ranges from $53,340 to $55,180. The highest paying area for geological and petroleum technicians in Montana is Central Montana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $55,180. The lowest paying area is Billings with a median annual salary of $53,340.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Central Montana nonmetropolitan area
$55,180
Billings
$53,340




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