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Surveyors Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

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

Average Annual Salary of Surveyors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$60,590
25th Percentile Wage
$85,810
50th Percentile Wage
$93,100
75th Percentile Wage
$100,390
90th Percentile Wage
$104,730

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surveyors 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) surveyors is $104,730. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $93,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid surveyors is $60,590.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of surveyors in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201693,1006.26%27.64%
201587,2702.45%-
201485,13032.08%-
201357,820-16.52%-
201267,370--

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

The average salaries of surveyors in four 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 surveyors occupations is the support activities for transportation industry with an annual salary $90,740. The lowest paying industry is the pipeline transportation industry (annual salary $66,560). For detailed surveyors salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Support Activities for Transportation
$90,740
Support Activities for Water Transportation
$90,740
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$70,730
Pipeline Transportation
$66,560

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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