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The average geographic information systems specialist salary in Alabama, United States is $40,345 or an hourly rate of $19. This is 10% lower (-$4,533) than the average geographic information systems specialist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $758.
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An entry level geographic information systems specialist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $32,186. On the other end, a senior level geographic information systems specialist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $58,266.
Job Description
Perform surveying and mapping duties, usually under the direction of an engineer, surveyor, cartographer, or photogrammetrist to obtain data used for construction, mapmaking, boundary location, mining, or other purposes. May calculate mapmaking information and create maps from source data, such as surveying notes, aerial photography, satellite data, or other maps to show topographical features, political boundaries, and other features. May verify accuracy and completeness of maps. Excludes “Surveyors" (17-1022), "Cartographers and Photogrammetrists" (17-1021), and "Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers" (19-2042).

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