Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Geospatial Analyst is $72,654
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Geospatial Analysts?
An entry-level Geospatial Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,417 based on 5 salaries. An early career Geospatial Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,179 based on 46 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Geospatial Analysts Do?
Modern society relies on accurate mapping technology and the wealth of secondary data it provides; from transportation infrastructure to construction to logistics management to marketing, precision in geocoding is vital. A geospatial analyst is responsible for developing ways to obtain useful data from geographical information bases and systems so that the information can be used in a wide variety of industries and fields. This is accomplished through many different methods, such as physical …Read more
- Create detailed maps and associated metadata.
- Import, clean, compare and understand geospatial data.
- Use GIS software and multiple information sources to validate, update, and create maps.
- Analyze geographic data and information, understand it and transform it into usable assets.