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Average Land Surveyor Hourly Pay

$19.58
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,475
Bonus
$1,000
Commission
$2,035
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Land Surveyor is $19.58.
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$13.43
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$19.58
90%
$32.12
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $32
Bonus
$313 - $6,522
Profit Sharing
$1 - $8,778
Commission
$0 - $1,000
Total Pay
$30,959 - $87,000
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What Do Land Surveyors Do?

Job Satisfaction for Land Surveyor

3.8 out of 5
(212)
Highly Satisfied
25Reviews

Popular Employer Salaries for Land Surveyor

The top respondents for the job title Land Surveyor are from the companies Land Surveying, Inc., KCI Technologies, Inc and KCI Technologies, Inc. Reported salaries are highest at KCI Technologies, Inc where the average pay is $16.75. Land Surveying, Inc. pays the lowest at around $13.00.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Land Surveyors?

Skills in Land Surveying, Global Positioning Systems (GPS), Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D, Autodesk AutoCAD and Bentley MicroStation are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Land Surveyors?

An entry-level Land Surveyor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.40 based on 75 salaries. An early career Land Surveyor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.23 based on 433 salaries. A mid-career Land Surveyor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.18 based on 210 salaries. An experienced Land Surveyor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.56 based on 300 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $28.
Employees with Land Surveyor in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 56.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (26.1% more) and Denver, Colorado (5.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (18.3% less), Houston, Texas (18.3% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (16.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,282 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.9%
Early Career
33.8%
Mid Career
16.4%
Experienced
23.4%
Late Career
20.6%