$40,657
Avg. Salary
$19.42
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technician is $19.42 per hour.

The average pay for a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technician is $40,657 per year.

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Salary $31,392 - $68,510
Bonus $0.00 - $15,000
Total Pay (?
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$28,900 - $64,635
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 42
Hourly Data $0$50
Hourly Rate $12.45 - $27.59
Overtime $0.00 - $50.59
Annual Data $0$64K
Bonus $0.00 - $15,000
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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$28,900 - $64,635
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 48

Job Description

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.

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Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technician Tasks
  • 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.

Common Career Paths


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Many Geographic Information Systems Mapping Technicians move into a Geographic Information Systems Analyst role, which does not lead to a big boost in pay. Geographic Information Systems Analysts on average bring in a similar salary to Geographic Information Systems Mapping Technicians.

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Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 32 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 11 salaries. A Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 6 salaries.

Job Reviews

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

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Technician in Westerville:
"Nice city."
Pros: Home town.
Cons: City tax.

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Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
11%

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How Experience Affects Salaries

Mid-Career
▲12%

Experienced
▲12%

Late-Career
▲8%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

How Skills Affect Salaries

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▲1%

National Average
$42,000

AutoCAD
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 16%