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Highest Paying Cities for Surveying and Mapping Technicians

The top 100 highest paying cities for surveying and mapping technicians (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of surveying and mapping technicians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $78,860, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for surveying and mapping technicians. It is followed by Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA (average annual salary $74,030). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of surveying and mapping technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Surveying and Mapping Technicians

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$78,860
130
2 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$74,030
350
3 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$73,240
30
4 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$69,810
670
5 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$69,680
950
6 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$69,030
200
7 San Rafael, USA
$68,220
30
8 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$68,090
510
9 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$67,940
670
10 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$66,030
600
11 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$64,430
70
12 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$63,920
70
13 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$63,660
260
14 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$62,730
40
15 Salinas, California
$62,100
40
16 Fairbanks, Alaska
$62,030
40
17 Modesto, California
$61,660
40
18 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$61,640
40
19 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$61,340
330
20 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$60,720
180
21 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$60,710
40
22 Fresno, California
$60,450
100
23 Stockton, California
$60,070
50
24 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$59,530
120
25 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$59,170
30
26 Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$58,730
40
27 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$58,630
210
28 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, Washington
$58,560
40
29 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$58,210
390
30 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$57,740
730
31 East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$57,640
30
32 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$57,410
30
33 California-Lexington Park, USA
$57,370
40
34 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$57,000
90
35 Bend, Oregon
$56,690
30
36 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$56,650
140
37 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$56,450
60
38 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$56,240
30
39 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$55,990
440
40 Memphis, Tennessee
$55,880
100
41 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$55,810
140
42 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$55,740
680
43 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$55,640
380
44 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$55,570
30
45 Reading, Pennsylvania
$55,540
40
46 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$55,540
30
47 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$55,370
60
48 Anchorage, Alaska
$55,330
100
49 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$55,250
530
50 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$55,110
100
51 Greeley, Colorado
$55,020
40
52 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$54,560
660
53 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$54,440
970
54 Odessa, Texas
$54,300
50
55 Bellingham, Washington
$54,260
60
56 St Marys County, Maryland
$54,130
30
57 Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$54,040
40
58 Worcester, Massachusetts
$53,970
90
59 North Arizona nonmetropolitan area, Arizona
$53,970
40
60 Salem, Oregon
$53,710
40
61 Bloomington, USA
$53,530
n/a
62 Rochester, New York
$53,480
110
63 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$53,320
420
64 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$53,130
660
65 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$52,990
100
66 Billings, Montana
$52,890
60
67 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$52,450
50
68 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$52,360
800
69 Akron, Ohio
$52,340
120
70 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$52,280
90
71 Nashua, New Hampshire
$52,140
50
72 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$51,830
30
73 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$51,680
70
74 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$51,480
710
75 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$51,460
460
76 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$51,380
1,130
77 Salt Lake City, Utah
$51,370
200
78 Tacoma, Washington
$51,140
130
79 Yuma, Arizona
$51,050
50
80 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$51,040
70
81 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$50,270
n/a
82 Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$50,200
40
83 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$50,020
30
84 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$50,010
170
85 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$49,890
1,500
86 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$49,830
n/a
87 Dayton, Ohio
$49,730
120
88 York-Hanover, Pennsylvania
$49,540
70
89 Peoria, Illinois
$49,440
40
90 Bismarck, North Dakota
$49,400
40
91 Fargo, North Dakota
$49,390
60
92 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$49,210
140
93 Cedar Rapids, Iowa
$48,970
40
94 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$48,880
140
95 Wichita Falls, Texas
$48,790
30
96 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$48,750
180
97 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$48,680
30
98 Williamsport, Pennsylvania
$48,570
40
99 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$48,540
80
100 New Haven, Connecticut
$48,510
80
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