The GISjobs.com Salary Survey

USA - Cartography

Respondents

Responses: 49
Avg Exp: 7.35 years
Avg Salary: $47,871
Male: 59%
Female: 41%

Education

AD: 12%
BA: 24%
BS: 37%
MA: 4%
MS: 14%
None: 6%
Other: 2%

AVG Salary

1 year exp: $38,057
2 years exp: $45,000
3 years exp: $32,450
4 years exp: $40,250
5 years exp: $40,683
6 years exp: $37,500
7 years exp: $35,000
10 years exp: $60,750
11 years exp: $67,500
12 years exp: $59,000
13 years exp: $45,500
15 years exp: $72,080
17 years exp: $75,000
19 years exp: $82,000
21 years exp: $43,500

Products Used

Linux: 4%
Macintosh: 8%
Novell: 0%

 

Unix: 2%
Windows: 73%

Miscellaneous

Access: 18%
C++: 4%
DB2: 4%
dBase: 2%
ER Mapper: 0%
ERDAS: 6%
FoxPro: 0%
GeoMedia: 4%
Idrisi: 0%
InfoCAD: 2%

 

Java: 10%
Leica: 2%
MapInfo: 12%
MicroStation: 6%
MS MapPoint: 4%
MSSQL: 18%
ODBC: 4%
Oracle: 4%
Smallworld: 0%
Visual Basic: 8%

AutoDesk

AutoCAD: 24%
AutoCAD Civil: 4%

 

AutoCAD Map: 8%
Other AutoDesk: 8%

ESRI

ArcCatalog: 67%
ArcEditor: 51%
ArcGIS: 84%
ArcInfo: 41%
ArcMap: 76%

 

ArcPad: 10%
ArcSDE: 24%
ArcView: 47%
Other ESRI: 14%

GPS

Garmin: 31%
Magellan: 12%
Other GPS: 24%

 

Pathfinder: 18%
TomTom: 8%
Trimble: 33%

LIDAR

Other LIDAR: 20%
TerraMatch: 2%
TerraModeller: 4%

 

TerraPhoto: 2%
TerraScan: 2%