Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate Salary Information in Rapid City, South Dakota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of appraisers and assessors of real estate in Rapid City, South Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of appraisers and assessors of real estate in Rapid City is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate in Rapid City, South Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,390
25th Percentile Wage
$36,830
50th Percentile Wage
$45,230
75th Percentile Wage
$55,430
90th Percentile Wage
$64,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for appraisers and assessors of real estate in Rapid City, South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $64,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $45,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $32,390.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.57
25th Percentile Wage
$17.70
50th Percentile Wage
$21.74
75th Percentile Wage
$26.65
90th Percentile Wage
$30.92

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for appraisers and assessors of real estate in Rapid City, South Dakota. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $30.92. The median hourly salary is $21.74. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.57.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of appraisers and assessors of real estate from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201645,2303.34%0.71%
201543,720-0.85%-
201344,090-1.86%-
201244,910--

Table 3. Compare Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate Salary in Rapid City with Other South Dakota Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $45,230, Rapid City is the second highest paying city for appraisers and assessors of real estate in state of South Dakota, following the highest paying city Sioux Falls (median annual salary of $53,990). Compared with Sioux Falls, the median annual salary of appraisers and assessors of real estate in Rapid City is 16.2 percent (16.2%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Sioux Falls
$53,990
Rapid City
$45,230
Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$40,880
Central South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$36,570

See also: Top paying jobs in Rapid City, South Dakota.