Entry-Level Land Surveyor Salary

Pay for Entry-Level Land Surveyors sits in the ballpark of $15.64 per hour. Overall cash earnings for Entry-Level Land Surveyors vary widely between $25K and $61K; for a few high rollers, the final number can encompass upwards of $3K each from bonuses and profit sharing proceeds. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Entry-Level Land Surveyors. Some workers in this field — nearly one-third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by just under a half. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$30,232 - $72,067
$30K
$50K
$72K
MEDIAN: $49,903
10%
50%
90%

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$11.19 - $24.27
$11
$16
$24
MEDIAN: $15.66
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$0$72K
Salary $30,232 - $72,067
Bonus $98.63 - $4,946
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $3,013
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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$25,129 - $61,219
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 91
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $11.19 - $24.27
Hourly Tips $1.50
Overtime $15.14 - $36.41
Annual Data $0$61K
Bonus $98.63 - $4,946
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $3,013
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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$25,129 - $61,219
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 289

Land Surveyor Job Listings

Land Surveyor Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Land Surveyor in Wenatchee:
Get ready for carrying loads of gear around by yourself..up mountains. Dealing with construction foreman who cannot read a stake. Driving many many miles. The enjoyment of completing challenges.

Land Surveyor in Denver:
"Choose your employer wisely..."
Begin working for a large organization that will allow you to grow and one one that has the capability for obtaining state of the art equipment and technologies.

Key Stats for Land Surveyor

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 58 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
13%

Skills That Affect Land Surveyor Salaries

Microstation
▲38%

Autocad Civil 3D
▲14%

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
▲10%

Global Positioning Systems (GPS)
▼0%

National Average
$38,000

AutoCAD
▼1%

Land Surveying
▼4%

autodesk autocad
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 36%