$51,979
Avg. Salary
$21.36
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician is $21.36 per hour.

The average pay for a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician is $51,979 per year.

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Salary $33,924 - $76,468
Bonus $0.00 - $3,878
Total Pay (?
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$34,983 - $69,649
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 48
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $16.78 - $28.30
Overtime $27.00
Annual Data $0$69K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,878
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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$34,983 - $69,649
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 57

Job Description for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician

As digital maps become more prevalent, they have also grown more complex and detailed. The geographic information systems (GIS) technician uses geographic data in a wide range of applications, such as creating geographic information systems and databases, reviewing existing cartographic designs for accuracy and detail, and creating specialized map systems from source documents using cartography and design software.

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Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician Tasks
  • Compile and assess visual information from diverse sources like aerial photos, geological surveys, and satellite images.
  • Document new and familiar sources of GIS data, their uses, and quality concerns.
  • Draw maps using automated drafting software, and annotate sources and quality of information layers.
  • Transform diverse data into standardized computer input for databases and maps.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
10-19 years
83%
20 years or more
17%

Skills That Affect Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician Salaries

National Average
$50,000

Data Management
▼5%

ArcGIS
▼5%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▼6%

Data Analysis
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 15%