Title Examiner, Abstractor, and Searcher Salary Information in New Mexico

The average annual and hourly salaries for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in the state of New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers among New Mexico metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers in New Mexico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,920
25th Percentile Wage
$34,780
50th Percentile Wage
$45,660
75th Percentile Wage
$59,590
90th Percentile Wage
$82,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $82,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $45,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23,920.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$45,660
3.48% 22.69%
2016
$44,070
13.32% -
2015
$38,200
10.79% -
2014
$34,080
-3.79% -
2013
$35,370
0.20% -
2012
$35,300
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers in New Mexico Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in some New Mexico cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in state of New Mexico ranges from $32,390 to $54,200. The highest paying area for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in New Mexico is Santa Fe with a median annual salary of $54,200. The second highest paying city/area in New Mexico State is Albuquerque (mean annual salary $48,640). The lowest paying area is Las Cruces with a median annual salary of $32,390.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Santa Fe
$54,200
Albuquerque
$48,640
Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$37,350
North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$34,730
Las Cruces
$32,390




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