Surveying or Mapping Technician Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Surveying or Mapping Technician is $18.96 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Surveying or Mapping Technician Total Pay (?
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$27,682 - $79,000
(Median)
28K
38K
54K
79K
MEDIAN: $38,000
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Surveying or Mapping Technician Total Pay (?
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$13.53 - $26.21
(Median)
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19
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26
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$27,682 - $79,000  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,872  
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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$29,029 - $64,876  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 126
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.53 - $26.21  
   
Overtime
$20.48 - $39.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,872  
   
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).
)
$29,029 - $64,876  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 126
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Job Description for Surveying or Mapping Technician
  • Create and interpret reports on sites, communicating key facts and recommendations.
  • Calculate geophysical properties like size, sonar mapping, safety, etc.
  • Collect field data on geophysical or environmental features such as sediment samples, neutron backscatter, size, layout, etc.
  • Monitor safety at the site for workers and bystanders.

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Experience Affects Surveying or Mapping Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 19%
National Average
$42,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 11%
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Gender
Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
12%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 19%
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