The GISjobs.com Salary Survey

USA-Washington

Respondents

Responses: 48
Avg Exp: 7.73 years
Avg Salary: 56,427
Male: 73%
Female: 27%

Education

BA: 40%
BS: 25%
MA: 4%
MS: 19%
PhD: 6%
None: 4%
Other: 2%

AVG Salary

1 year exp: 42,734
2 years exp: 48,000
3 years exp: 40,333
4 years exp: 47,160
7 years exp: 59,000
8 years exp: 70,000
10 years exp: 59,500
13 years exp: 88,000
15 years exp: 44,000
16 years exp: 94,250
17 years exp: 87,000
18 years exp: 70,190
19 years exp: 82,000
20 years exp: 65,750
21 years exp: 101,250

Products Used

Linux: 10%
Macintosh: 10%
Novell: 0%

 

Unix: 0%
Windows: 71%

Miscellaneous

Access: 23%
C++: 4%
DB2: 0%
dBase: 6%
ER Mapper: 0%
ERDAS: 6%
FoxPro: 0%
GeoMedia: 0%
Idrisi: 0%
InfoCAD: 2%

 

Java: 6%
Leica: 4%
MapInfo: 6%
MicroStation: 0%
MS MapPoint: 4%
MSSQL: 25%
ODBC: 10%
Oracle: 13%
Smallworld: 0%
Visual Basic: 15%

AutoDesk

AutoCAD: 19%
AutoCAD Civil: 0%

 

AutoCAD Map: 6%
Other AutoDesk: 4%

ESRI

ArcCatalog: 75%
ArcEditor: 42%
ArcGIS: 83%
ArcInfo: 35%
ArcMap: 71%

 

ArcPad: 17%
ArcSDE: 38%
ArcView: 44%
Other ESRI: 42%

GPS

Garmin: 40%
Magellan: 6%
Other GPS: 19%

 

Pathfinder: 15%
TomTom: 2%
Trimble: 35%

LIDAR

Other LIDAR: 25%
TerraMatch: 0%
TerraModeller: 0%

 

TerraPhoto: 0%
TerraScan: 0%

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