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Chief Surveyor Salary

How much does a Chief Surveyor make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Chief Surveyor

$73,811 (USD)/yr

$35 (USD)/hr

$1,712 (USD)/yr

$72,871 (USD)/yr

$35 (USD)/hr

$1,712 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Plans, organizes, and directs work of one or more survey parties engaged in surveying the Earth's surface to determine precise location and measurements of points, elevations, lines, areas, and contours for construction, mapmaking, land division, titles, mining, or other purposes. Assumes legal responsibility for work. Requires license by State.
The average chief surveyor salary in United States is $73,811 or an equivalent hourly rate of $35. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,712. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$52,562 (USD)

$91,234 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$85,567 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Chief Surveyor will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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