Average Mid-Career Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician Hourly Pay

$20.20
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$1,375
Bonus
$2,250
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician is $20.20.
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$14.84
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$20.20
50%
$27.74
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MEDIAN $20.20
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $28
Bonus
$258 - $4,894
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2,250
Total Pay
$33,210 - $62,231

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Job Description for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician

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.

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Popular Skills for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician

Skills that pay less than market rate include Database Management, Data Analysis, Data Management, ArcGIS and Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Pay by Experience Level for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician

An entry-level Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.20 based on 313 salaries. An early career Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.85 based on 619 salaries. An experienced Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.70 based on 98 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Technician in their job title in Charlotte, North Carolina earn an average of 11.3% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Fort Collins, Colorado (2.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,066 survey responses.
Entry Level
29.4%
Early Career
58.1%
Experienced
9.2%
Late Career
3.4%