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Cartographers and Photogrammetrists Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of cartographers and photogrammetrists in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare cartographers and photogrammetrists salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Cartographers and Photogrammetrists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,900
25th Percentile Wage
$49,060
50th Percentile Wage
$63,030
75th Percentile Wage
$80,900
90th Percentile Wage
$101,690

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for cartographers and photogrammetrists in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) cartographers and photogrammetrists is $101,690. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $63,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid cartographers and photogrammetrists is $37,900.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of cartographers and photogrammetrists in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201663,0301.62%11.99%
201562,0103.31%-
201459,9605.55%-
201356,6302.05%-
201255,470--

Compare Cartographers and Photogrammetrists Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of cartographers and photogrammetrists in eight industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for cartographers and photogrammetrists occupations is the computer systems design and related services industry with an annual salary $75,600. The lowest paying industry is the other professional, scientific, and technical services industry (annual salary $59,560). For detailed cartographers and photogrammetrists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$75,600
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$73,890
Engineering Services
$66,010
Scientific Research and Development Services
$65,390
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$63,540
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$63,030
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$62,160
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$59,560

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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