Surveying and Mapping Technician Salary Information in Salinas, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of surveying and mapping technicians in Salinas, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of surveying and mapping technicians in Salinas is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Surveying and Mapping Technicians in Salinas, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,390
25th Percentile Wage
$53,050
50th Percentile Wage
$62,100
75th Percentile Wage
$86,140
90th Percentile Wage
$101,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surveying and mapping technicians in Salinas, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $101,230. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $45,390.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of surveying and mapping technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$62,100
5.78% -13.00%
2016
$58,510
-6.92% -
2015
$62,560
-6.25% -
2014
$66,470
-14.85% -
2013
$76,340
8.08% -
2012
$70,170
- -

Table 3. Compare Surveying and Mapping Technician Salary in Salinas with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $62,100 in Salinas is in the middle of salary range for surveying and mapping technicians in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of surveying and mapping technicians in Salinas is 21.3 percent (21.3%) lower than that in the highest paying San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City and 44.5 percent (44.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$78,860
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$73,240
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$69,810
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$69,030
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$68,090
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$67,940
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$66,030
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$63,920
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$63,660
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$62,730
Salinas
$62,100
Modesto
$61,660
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$61,640
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$61,340
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$60,720
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$60,710
Fresno
$60,450
Stockton
$60,070
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$59,170
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$58,210
Bakersfield-Delano
$56,650
Vallejo-Fairfield
$48,680
Redding
$40,310
Chico
$37,000
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$34,460



See also: Top paying jobs in Salinas, California.