Surveying and Mapping Technician Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of surveying and mapping technicians in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare surveying and mapping technician salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Surveying and Mapping Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,120
25th Percentile Wage
$38,270
50th Percentile Wage
$47,110
75th Percentile Wage
$57,160
90th Percentile Wage
$64,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surveying and mapping technicians in the industry sector of educational 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) surveying and mapping technicians is $64,190. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $47,110. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid surveying and mapping technicians is $32,120.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of surveying and mapping technicians in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$47,110
-1.61% 4.05%
2016
$47,870
3.41% -
2015
$46,240
2.36% -
2014
$45,150
0.71% -
2013
$44,830
-0.83% -
2012
$45,200
- -

Compare Surveying and Mapping Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of surveying and mapping technicians in eight industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for surveying and mapping technician occupations is the educational services - state government owned industry with an annual salary $49,300. The lowest paying industry is the elementary and secondary schools industry (annual salary $44,450). For detailed surveying and mapping technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Educational Services - State government owned
$49,300
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$49,300
Educational Services - Privately owned
$48,460
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$48,410
Educational Services
$47,110
Educational Services - Local government owned
$44,480
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$44,450
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$44,450

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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