Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary

A Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer earns an average salary of $78,850 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$49,665 - $293,614
$50K
$79K
$290K
MEDIAN: $78,750
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Salary $49,665 - $293,614
Bonus $5,000
Profit Sharing $3,000
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$36,522 - $118,498
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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Job Description for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Software engineers and developers for geographic information systems generally collaborate with core programmers on software project teams to build new ArcGIS for server software releases. They are involved in every step of the software development life cycle and guide new features and functions for end users, and also work with developers and product engineers to evaluate functionality, investigate customer issues, tweak automated tests in various harnesses, and even code new test fixtures to help the company build a better ArcGIS. They also provide skilled and reliable management of GIS services to help users maximize their potential and troubleshoot production issues in current and past software.

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Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Tasks

  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Write code to create single-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

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Key Stats for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
27%
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Experience Affects Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Experienced
▲14%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$80,000

Entry-Level
▼23%

Skills That Affect Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Microsoft SQL Server
▲12%

SQL
▲4%

C#
▼0%

C# Programming Language
▼0%

National Average
$80,000

HTML
▼6%

JavaScript
▼11%

Python
▼23%

C++
▼25%

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 83%
no benefits
None: 8%
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