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Surveyors Salary Information in Bismarck, North Dakota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of surveyors in Bismarck, North Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of surveyors in Bismarck is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Surveyors in Bismarck, North Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,860
25th Percentile Wage
$58,150
50th Percentile Wage
$69,910
75th Percentile Wage
$83,160
90th Percentile Wage
$97,150

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surveyors in Bismarck, North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $97,150. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $46,860.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of surveyors from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$69,910
12.69% 34.43%
2016
$61,040
2.95% -
2015
$59,240
14.10% -
2014
$50,890
11.81% -
2013
$44,880
-2.14% -
2012
$45,840
- -

Table 3. Compare Surveyors Salary in Bismarck with Other North Dakota Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $69,910, Bismarck is the second highest paying city for surveyors in state of North Dakota, following the highest paying city Fargo (median annual salary of $73,950). Compared with Fargo, the median annual salary of surveyors in Bismarck is 5.5 percent (5.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fargo
$73,950
Bismarck
$69,910
Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$69,800
West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$61,180
East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$37,720



See also: Top paying jobs in Bismarck, North Dakota.