Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,500
25th Percentile Wage
$62,350
50th Percentile Wage
$81,420
75th Percentile Wage
$100,190
90th Percentile Wage
$114,390

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architects, surveyors, and cartographers in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. 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 $114,390. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $81,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid architects, surveyors, and cartographers is $42,500.

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 transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$81,420
-14.00% -8.07%
2016
$92,820
3.85% -
2015
$89,250
0.15% -
2014
$89,120
8.67% -
2013
$81,390
-8.11% -
2012
$87,990
- -

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

The average salaries of architects, surveyors, and cartographers in eight industries in the transportation and warehousing 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 postal service (federal government) industry with an annual salary $96,830. The lowest paying industry is the pipeline transportation of natural gas industry (annual salary $74,110). For detailed architects, surveyors, and cartographers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Postal Service (federal government)
$96,830
Postal Service (federal government)
$96,830
Support Activities for Water Transportation
$90,740
Support Activities for Transportation
$90,560
Rail Transportation
$87,310
Rail Transportation
$87,310
Pipeline Transportation
$74,110
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$74,110

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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