Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Survey Party Chief is $16.75
What Do Survey Party Chiefs Do?
Surveying is a crucial early step in the construction of buildings, roads, bridges, and other structures. Accurate surveys of potential construction sites play a key role when determining design, costs, planning processes, and even the feasibility of a potential project. The survey party chief supervises the work performed by surveying groups in the field. As a supervisor, the survey party chief is first involved in the planning portion of ground surveys. They research previous surveys and any …Read more
- Supervise, participate in, and coordinate surveying projects and goal establishment.
- Use GPS and survey equipment to collect and validate data, process that data, and create reports.
- Calculate and verify computations, and create and verify sketches and CAD drawings.
- Review plans, plats, and legal documents to appropriately plan and schedule work.