Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers Salary in Sector of Utilities

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

Average Annual Salary of Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,860
25th Percentile Wage
$59,840
50th Percentile Wage
$75,000
75th Percentile Wage
$95,770
90th Percentile Wage
$119,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architects, surveyors, and cartographers in the industry sector of utilities. 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 $119,020. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $75,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid architects, surveyors, and cartographers is $48,860.

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 utilities from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201675,0003.61%13.68%
201572,2906.00%-
201467,9501.49%-
201366,9403.29%-
201264,740--

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

The average salaries of architects, surveyors, and cartographers in three industries in the utilities 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 natural gas distribution industry with an annual salary $82,690. The lowest paying industry is the electric power generation, transmission and distribution industry (annual salary $71,860). For detailed architects, surveyors, and cartographers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Natural Gas Distribution
$82,690
Utilities
$75,000
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$71,860

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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