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
$40,930
25th Percentile Wage
$49,890
50th Percentile Wage
$65,420
75th Percentile Wage
$85,860
90th Percentile Wage
$103,740

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 $103,740. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $65,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid architects, surveyors, and cartographers is $40,930.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of architects, surveyors, and cartographers in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201665,4204.74%15.04%
201562,3201.97%-
201461,0904.86%-
201358,1204.37%-
201255,580--

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 $72,170. The lowest paying industry is the coal mining industry (annual salary $58,100). 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
$72,170
Oil and Gas Extraction
$72,170
Support Activities for Mining
$68,080
Support Activities for Mining
$68,080
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying
$65,910
Metal Ore Mining
$63,010
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$60,670
Coal Mining
$58,100

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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