Surveying and Mapping Technician Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of surveying and mapping technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare surveying and mapping technician salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Surveying and Mapping Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,970
25th Percentile Wage
$39,100
50th Percentile Wage
$51,510
75th Percentile Wage
$63,750
90th Percentile Wage
$77,370

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surveying and mapping technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) surveying and mapping technicians is $77,370. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $51,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid surveying and mapping technicians is $29,970.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$51,510
7.47% -16.56%
2016
$47,660
9.09% -
2015
$43,330
-5.91% -
2014
$45,890
1.48% -
2013
$45,210
-32.80% -
2012
$60,040
- -

Compare Surveying and Mapping Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of surveying and mapping technicians in six industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for surveying and mapping technician occupations is the machinery manufacturing industry with an annual salary $58,340. The lowest paying industry is the electrical equipment manufacturing industry (annual salary $38,210). For detailed surveying and mapping technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Machinery Manufacturing
$58,340
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$51,120
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$48,730
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
$44,440
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$38,430
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
$38,210

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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