Survey Technician Salary in the United States

How much does a Survey Technician make in the United States? The average Survey Technician salary in the United States is $47,760 as of May 31, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $42,464 and $53,817. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Survey Technician?

Surveying or land surveying is the technique, profession, and science of determining the terrestrial or three-dimensional positions of points and the distances and angles between them. A land surveying professional is called a land surveyor. These points are usually on the surface of the Earth, and they are often used to establish maps and boundaries for ownership, locations, such as building corners or the surface location of subsurface features, or other purposes required by government or civil law, such as property sales. Surveyors work with elements of geometry, trigonometry, regression a...

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Survey Technician in United States. The base salary for Survey Technician ranges from $42,464 to $53,817 with the average base salary of $47,760. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $43,660 to $56,304 with the average total cash compensation of $49,302.

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Job Openings for Survey Technician
MSA Professional Services -
We are currently looking for a full time Survey Technician in our Madison office. This person will complete field and office survey related duties accurately and on time for internal and external ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
GE Johnson Construction -
GE Johnson is seeking a Surveyor to provide vertical and horizontal control for building erection, construction site layout, computer plotting, and quality control.ResponsibilitiesAssists ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
Clark Land Surveying, Inc. -
Clark Land Surveying is a well established Professional Land Surveying firm. We have been in business for more than 22 years. We are now soliciting resumes for an experienced AutoCAD drafter. What we ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
Bureau of Land Management - Redding , CA
Survey Technician ===== ##### Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management Overview ----- - ##### Open & closing dates 06/18/2019 to 06/25/2019 - ##### Service Competitive - ##### Pay scale ...
Nexxt - 5 days ago
Frederick T Seher and Associates - San Francisco , CA
Office and/or Field Survey Technician (LSIT Preferred) LAND SURVEYOR IN TRAINING (LSIT) - SURVEY TECHNICIAN Frederick T. Seher and Associates, Inc., a Professional Land Surveying firm located in San ... - 2 days ago
Galloway & Company, Inc. -
As a Survey Field Technician your duties will include assisting the Party Chief in the gathering, processing and verification of survey data, preparation of initial survey drawings, as-builts and ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago