The annual and hourly salary statistics of surveyors in Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of surveyors in Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$63,250|
|25th Percentile Wage||$67,490|
|50th Percentile Wage||$74,450|
|75th Percentile Wage||$87,340|
|90th Percentile Wage||$98,920|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surveyors in Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,920. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $63,250.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of surveyors from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||3-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $74,450 in Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for surveyors in state of Alaska. In comparison, the annual salary of surveyors in Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area is 9.6 percent (9.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Anchorage and 6.8 percent (6.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Fairbanks.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area|| |