Surveying and Mapping Technician Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for surveying and mapping technicians in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of surveying and mapping technicians among Pennsylvania cities 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 Surveying and Mapping Technicians in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,580
25th Percentile Wage
$33,850
50th Percentile Wage
$43,520
75th Percentile Wage
$56,480
90th Percentile Wage
$68,180

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surveying and mapping technicians in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $68,180. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $43,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,580.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$43,520
-2.71% 15.12%
2016
$44,700
0.92% -
2015
$44,290
6.73% -
2014
$41,310
4.96% -
2013
$39,260
5.91% -
2012
$36,940
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Surveying and Mapping Technicians in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of surveying and mapping technicians in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of surveying and mapping technicians in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $31,210 to $55,540. The highest paying area for surveying and mapping technicians in Pennsylvania is Reading with a median annual salary of $55,540. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton (mean annual salary $52,280). The lowest paying area is Youngstown-Warren-Boardman with a median annual salary of $31,210.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Reading
$55,540
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$52,280
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$50,010
York-Hanover
$49,540
Williamsport
$48,570
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$47,660
Newark-Union
$47,350
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$44,260
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$43,840
Philadelphia
$42,060
Pittsburgh
$40,790
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$39,310
Lancaster
$38,530
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$38,410
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$38,110
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$31,210




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