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Average Salary for Cartographer in District of Columbia - District Average

The average salary of a(n) Cartographer in District of Columbia - District Average is $78,845.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Cartographer in District of Columbia - District Average is $37.91.

The average bonus of a(n) Cartographer in District of Columbia - District Average is $1,837.00.

Job Description:

Collects, analyzes, and interprets geographic information provided by geodetic surveys, aerial photographs, and satellite data to aid in the production, measurement, and creation of maps, mapping coordinates, software, databases, and other materials related to mapmaking. Researches, studies, and prepares paper and web-delivered electronic maps of geographical areas to show natural and constructed features, political boundaries, and other features, using desktop publishing, computer graphics, and multimedia software, for legal, social, political, educational, and design purposes. Analyzes and interprets information from a range of sources, including surveyors' notes, aerial photographs, remote sensing satellite imagery, and existing maps and records. Prepares reports and document drafts. Researches databases and library resources. Views photographs and other reference materials, such as old maps and records, and examines corresponding area of map to identify specified topographical features and contour lines. Identifies location and scaled distances between control points and reference lines. Examines reference materials to detect omission of topographical features, poor register, or other defects. Marks errors and makes corrections, such as numbering grid lines or lettering names of rivers or towns. Less

Collects, analyzes, and interprets geographic information provided by geodetic surveys, aerial photographs, and satellite data to aid in the production, measurement, and creation of maps, mapping coordinates, software, databases, and other materials related to mapmaking. Researches, studies, and prepares paper... More

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