With just under nine-tenths of Professional Land Surveyors with Project Management skills reporting more than 10 years of experience, the field is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Average pay for Professional Land Surveyors with Project Management skills is $72K annually and can range from $50K on the lower end to $100K per year near the higher end. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Health benefits are not claimed by all — nearly one-fifth lack any form of coverage — but a strong majority have medical insurance, and the larger part have dental, too. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$51,458 - $98,225
(Median)
$51K
$72K
$98K
MEDIAN: $71,856
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90%

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$19.44 - $39.15
(Median)
$19
$30
$39
MEDIAN: $29.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$51,458 - $98,225  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,067  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,558 - $99,786  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 109
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$19.44 - $39.15  
   
Overtime
$27.39 - $55.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,067  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,558 - $99,786  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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Pay by Experience Level for Professional Land Surveyor

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Professional Land Surveyors with Project Management skills — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $57K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $67K. Professional Land Surveyors with Project Management skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $71K. Professional Land Surveyors with Project Management skills who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are no higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years.

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Experience Affects Professional Land Surveyor Salaries

Experienced
0%

Late-Career
0%

National Average
$71,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
1%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
49%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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