The GISjobs.com Salary Survey

USA - Geospatial

Respondents

Responses: 256
Avg Exp: 8.19 years
Avg Salary: $57,072
Male: 74%
Female: 26%

Education

AD: 7%
BA: 21%
BS: 34%
MA: 8%
MS: 21%
PhD: 0%
None: 4%
Other: 5%

AVG Salary

1 year exp: $38,986
2 years exp: $46,025
3 years exp: $56,136
4 years exp: $43,397
5 years exp: $54,000
6 years exp: $51,764
7 years exp: $51,838
8 years exp: $66,424
9 years exp: $62,000
10 years exp: $63,985
11 years exp: $67,901
12 years exp: $47,636
13 years exp: $59,500
14 years exp: $55,000
15 years exp: $69,312
16 years exp: $81,138
17 years exp: $65,200
18 years exp: $63,000
19 years exp: $100,000
20 years exp: $73,143
21 years exp: $84,128

Products Used

Linux: 12%
Macintosh: 14%
Novell: 2%

 

Unix: 6%
Windows: 76%

Miscellaneous

Access: 26%
C++: 5%
DB2: 2%
dBase: 9%
ER Mapper: 5%
ERDAS: 25%
FoxPro: 1%
GeoMedia: 7%
Idrisi: 2%
InfoCAD: 2%

 

Java: 14%
Leica: 4%
MapInfo: 13%
MicroStation: 7%
MS MapPoint: 4%
MSSQL: 17%
ODBC: 6%
Oracle: 14%
Smallworld: 2%
Visual Basic: 11%

AutoDesk

AutoCAD: 22%
AutoCAD Civil: 8%

 

AutoCAD Map: 11%
Other AutoDesk: 5%

ESRI

ArcCatalog: 82%
ArcEditor: 44%
ArcGIS: 93%
ArcInfo: 45%
ArcMap: 88%

 

ArcPad: 21%
ArcSDE: 39%
ArcView: 48%
Other ESRI: 39%

GPS

Garmin: 34%
Magellan: 9%
Other GPS: 23%

 

Pathfinder: 15%
TomTom: 10%
Trimble: 36%

LIDAR

Other LIDAR: 28%
TerraMatch: 4%
TerraModeller: 6%

 

TerraPhoto: 3%
TerraScan: 5%