Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Professional Land Surveyor is $78,810
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Professional Land Surveyors?
An entry-level Professional Land Surveyor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,984 based on 19 salaries. An early career Professional Land Surveyor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 26 …Read more
What Do Professional Land Surveyors Do?
A professional land surveyor performs surveys and land measurements that may serve a variety of purposes; they may also supervise crews completing surveying work. Usually, these surveys with are for future building or infrastructure projects by public or private contractors. As a licensed professional, the surveyor usually performs a variety of roles in not only measurement procedures, but also in personnel management, reconciling data, and preparing reports of findings.
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- Survey sites and document topology, utilities, construction locations and transportation information.
- Coordinate with and inform workers, engineers, property owners and the public.
- Create documents and images to convey site information and guide projects.
- Measure and determine boundaries, areas, elevations, dimensions and other metrics.