Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers Salary in Sector of Mining

The salary statistics of architects, surveyors, and cartographers in the industry sector of mining are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare architects, surveyors, and cartographers salaries in different industries within the mining sector.

Average Annual Salary of Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,830
25th Percentile Wage
$50,880
50th Percentile Wage
$65,240
75th Percentile Wage
$82,950
90th Percentile Wage
$103,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architects, surveyors, and cartographers in the industry sector of mining. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) architects, surveyors, and cartographers is $103,010. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $65,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid architects, surveyors, and cartographers is $41,830.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of architects, surveyors, and cartographers in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$65,240
-0.28% 14.81%
2016
$65,420
4.74% -
2015
$62,320
1.97% -
2014
$61,090
4.86% -
2013
$58,120
4.37% -
2012
$55,580
- -

Compare Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of architects, surveyors, and cartographers in eight industries in the mining sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for architects, surveyors, and cartographers occupations is the oil and gas extraction industry with an annual salary $71,500. The lowest paying industry is the coal mining industry (annual salary $56,350). For detailed architects, surveyors, and cartographers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Oil and Gas Extraction
$71,500
Oil and Gas Extraction
$71,500
Metal Ore Mining
$67,710
Support Activities for Mining
$64,520
Support Activities for Mining
$64,520
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying
$64,040
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$61,530
Coal Mining
$56,350

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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