How much does a Field Surveyor I make in the United States? The average Field Surveyor I salary in the United States is $48,300 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $39,000 and $57,500. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Field Surveyor I performs project research, boundary calculations, and records accuracy of survey data, notes, and sketches. Surveys and investigates land surfaces to project precise measurement and location of lines, angles, points, areas, and elevations. Being a Field Surveyor I may have to complete an apprenticeship, and/or formal training in area of specialty. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent in the field. In addition, Field Surveyor I typically reports to a supervisor/manager. Working as a Field Surveyor I typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. May be entry level if some experience in the skill. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. (Copyright 2020

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