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
$39,920
25th Percentile Wage
$52,710
50th Percentile Wage
$76,320
75th Percentile Wage
$130,430
90th Percentile Wage
$159,190

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 $159,190. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $76,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid architects, surveyors, and cartographers is $39,920.

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 information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$76,320
0.24% 29.42%
2016
$76,140
12.91% -
2015
$66,310
10.45% -
2014
$59,380
5.47% -
2013
$56,130
4.03% -
2012
$53,870
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Compare Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of architects, surveyors, and cartographers in eight 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 wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite) industry with an annual salary $128,200. The lowest paying industry is the newspaper, periodical, book, and directory publishers industry (annual salary $51,090). For detailed architects, surveyors, and cartographers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$128,200
Software Publishers
$90,960
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$89,000
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$89,000
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$79,230
Telecommunications
$61,560
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$57,170
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$51,090

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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