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Professional Surveyor Salary

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

$63,679 (USD)/yr

$31 (USD)/hr

$1,331 (USD)/yr

$62,894 (USD)/yr

$30 (USD)/hr

$1,331 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Establishes official land, air space, and water boundaries by surveying. Provides data relevant to size, shape, contour, location, elevation, or dimensions of land or land features. Plans, oversees, or conducts surveys of land areas using special high-accuracy techniques, including astronomical observations and complex computations. Writes descriptions of land for deeds, leases, and other legal documents. Requires license in land surveying.
The average professional surveyor salary in United States is $63,679 or an equivalent hourly rate of $31. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,331. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$45,931 (USD)

$78,387 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$73,822 (USD)

16 %

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

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