Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager Salary

Geographic Information Systems Project Managers in the United States with more than 10 years of experience in their profession represent just below three-fifths of Geographic Information Systems Project Managers. Salaries average out to around $79K annually and spread from $54K to $98K per year. Men account for the majority of Geographic Information Systems Project Managers who responded to the questionnaire — 80 percent to be exact. Most people is this field find their work highly enjoyable. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$50,043 - $93,908
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$79K
$94K
MEDIAN: $78,655
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$50,043 - $93,908  
   
Bonus
$1,375  
Profit Sharing
$1,750  
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$53,821 - $97,639  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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Job Description for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager

Geographic information systems (GIS) project managers are responsible for overseeing teams which gather and map geographical information to be used for creating maps/infrastructure, determining environmental issues, and research purposes. These managers may work directly for companies or for consulting companies which have multiple clients.

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Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager Tasks

  • Develop, implement and lead the full cycle of the project.
  • Utilize and troubleshoot Geographic Information Systems software.
  • Ensure accuracy and delivery of plans and proposals.
  • Coordinate and organize teams and tasks, ensure project remains on task.

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Pay by Experience Level for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager

Pay by Experience for a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 31 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 15 salaries. A Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 11 salaries.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager?

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager in Austin:
"Priorities."
Providing quality data drives success, your priority should always be meeting or exceeding the scope of the project, then schedule, then budget. Never let an over-budget project impact client satisfaction.

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Key Stats for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager Salaries

▲3%

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
$80,000

▼7%

Entry-Level
▼34%

Skills That Affect Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Project Manager Salaries

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▼0%

National Average
$80,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: