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Surveyors Salary Information in Salem, Oregon

The annual and hourly salary statistics of surveyors in Salem, Oregon are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of surveyors in Salem 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 Salem, Oregon

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,280
25th Percentile Wage
$65,990
50th Percentile Wage
$79,610
75th Percentile Wage
$91,780
90th Percentile Wage
$96,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surveyors in Salem, Oregon in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,440. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $79,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $57,280.

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
$79,610
-6.34% 14.43%
2016
$84,660
1.06% -
2015
$83,760
4.63% -
2014
$79,880
11.91% -
2013
$70,370
3.20% -
2012
$68,120
- -

Table 3. Compare Surveyors Salary in Salem with Other Oregon Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $79,610, Salem is the second highest paying city for surveyors in state of Oregon, following the highest paying city Corvallis (median annual salary of $86,730). Compared with Corvallis, the median annual salary of surveyors in Salem is 8.2 percent (8.2%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Corvallis
$86,730
Salem
$79,610
Bend
$66,330
North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$63,610
Eugene-Springfield
$62,200
Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area
$58,940
Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$56,720
Medford
$55,250



See also: Top paying jobs in Salem, Oregon.