The GISjobs.com Salary Survey

USA - Geospatial

Respondents

Responses: 271
Avg Exp: 8.26 years
Avg Salary: $57,408
Male: 74%
Female: 26%

Education

AD: 6%
BA: 22%
BS: 33%
MA: 8%
MS: 21%
PhD: 1%
None: 4%
Other: 5%

AVG Salary

1 year exp: $40,239
2 years exp: $46,025
3 years exp: $56,136
4 years exp: $44,739
5 years exp: $53,889
6 years exp: $51,764
7 years exp: $52,081
8 years exp: $66,424
9 years exp: $62,000
10 years exp: $63,163
11 years exp: $67,901
12 years exp: $47,636
13 years exp: $56,714
14 years exp: $55,000
15 years exp: $67,557
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: $85,681

Products Used

Linux: 11%
Macintosh: 14%
Novell: 2%

 

Unix: 6%
Windows: 77%

Miscellaneous

Access: 25%
C++: 5%
DB2: 1%
dBase: 9%
ER Mapper: 5%
ERDAS: 24%
FoxPro: 1%
GeoMedia: 7%
Idrisi: 3%
InfoCAD: 1%

 

Java: 14%
Leica: 4%
MapInfo: 13%
MicroStation: 7%
MS MapPoint: 4%
MSSQL: 17%
ODBC: 7%
Oracle: 13%
Smallworld: 1%
Visual Basic: 10%

AutoDesk

AutoCAD: 21%
AutoCAD Civil: 8%

 

AutoCAD Map: 10%
Other AutoDesk: 4%

ESRI

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

 

ArcPad: 20%
ArcSDE: 39%
ArcView: 49%
Other ESRI: 40%

GPS

Garmin: 34%
Magellan: 8%
Other GPS: 23%

 

Pathfinder: 15%
TomTom: 10%
Trimble: 34%

LIDAR

Other LIDAR: 27%
TerraMatch: 4%
TerraModeller: 6%

 

TerraPhoto: 3%
TerraScan: 5%