Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

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

Average Annual Salary of Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,230
25th Percentile Wage
$57,110
50th Percentile Wage
$74,120
75th Percentile Wage
$99,290
90th Percentile Wage
$124,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architects, surveyors, and cartographers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation. 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 $124,540. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $74,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid architects, surveyors, and cartographers is $43,230.

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 arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201674,120-2.91%0.03%
201576,280-11.97%-
201485,4104.37%-
201381,6809.28%-
201274,100--

Compare Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of architects, surveyors, and cartographers in four industries in the arts, entertainment, and recreation 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 amusement, gambling, and recreation industries industry with an annual salary $79,820. The lowest paying industry is the museums, historical sites, and similar institutions industry (annual salary $61,040). For detailed architects, surveyors, and cartographers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
$79,820
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
$78,090
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$61,040
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$61,040

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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