Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,580
25th Percentile Wage
$49,890
50th Percentile Wage
$76,140
75th Percentile Wage
$135,490
90th Percentile Wage
$155,690

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architects, surveyors, and cartographers in the industry sector of information. 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 $155,690. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $76,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid architects, surveyors, and cartographers is $36,580.

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 information from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201676,14012.91%29.25%
201566,31010.45%-
201459,3805.47%-
201356,1304.03%-
201253,870--

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

The average salaries of architects, surveyors, and cartographers in five industries in the information 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 software publishers industry with an annual salary $90,960. The lowest paying industry is the newspaper, periodical, book, and directory publishers industry (annual salary $50,470). For detailed architects, surveyors, and cartographers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Software Publishers
$90,960
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$76,890
Telecommunications
$63,480
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$57,170
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$50,470

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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