Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technician is $17.80
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technicians?
An entry-level Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.38 based on 5 salaries. An early career Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technician with 1-4 years of experience …Read more
What Do Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technicians Do?
Geographic information systems (GIS) mapping technicians have specific skill sets which are very important in select industries. They work primarily for government organizations and energy companies and their duties are wide-ranging, including planning and mapping, understanding and composing geographical information systems, and updating maps, sketches, and diagrams of infrastructure materials such as pipelines and utility facilities.
A high school diploma or GED is required for this …Read more
- Utilize mapping software to produce visualizations, reports, and analyses.
- Research and answer questions about deeds, plats, zoning and other topics.
- Investigate and learn new GIS and related programs to identify new uses for data.
- Standardize, input, clean, and integrate data from multiple sources.