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Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Developer Salary

A Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Developer earns an average salary of $61,891 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Microsoft SQL Server and SQL. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
$45,052 - $83,571
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $61,890
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$45,052 - $83,571  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,128  
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$44,178 - $84,505  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 57
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Job Description for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Developer

The job of a geographic information systems developer is to design and execute applications used to support GIS data; "GIS" refers simply to applications and software which collect data from specific locations. The applications developed by those in this position are also used to edit and analyze data and create maps.

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Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Developer Tasks

  • Develop, implement, and manage integrated GIS solutions software.
  • Develop and maintain enterprise web services that support mobile solutions and rich internet applications
  • Coordinate the implementation of short- and long-term projects for the production and maintenance of all enterprise geospatial application development related projects.

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Experience Affects Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Developer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 35%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$62,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Developer Salaries

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 25%

SQL
up arrow 16%

.NET
up arrow 9%

C#
up arrow 7%

National Average
$62,000

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 4%

Python
up arrow 9%

JavaScript
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 6%