The annual and hourly salary statistics of surveyors in Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of surveyors in Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$40,920|
|25th Percentile Wage||$49,340|
|50th Percentile Wage||$66,630|
|75th Percentile Wage||$74,270|
|90th Percentile Wage||$79,740|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surveyors in Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,740. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $66,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,920.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of surveyors from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $66,630, Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area is the second highest paying city for surveyors in state of Montana, following the highest paying city Billings (median annual salary of $68,090). Compared with Billings, the median annual salary of surveyors in Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area is 2.1 percent (2.1%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
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|Central Montana nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Eastern Montana nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Western Montana nonmetropolitan area|| |