How much does a GIS Analyst make? The average GIS Analyst salary is $53,349 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $48,100 and $59,861. 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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Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson - Newport News , VA
Tracking Code 15691 Job Description JMT Technology Group, a progressive geospatial and information technology services and solutions provider, has an opening for a GIS Analyst for a client in Newport ...
Resume-Library - 73 days ago
Primastep LLC - Sterling , VA
Provides technical and analytical expertise designing, developing, enhancing, testing, debugging, and implementing GIS software in accordance with software development best practices. * Researches ...
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Masego - Springfield , VA
Manipulation and analysis of Government spec source data through the utilizing of standard GIS software and tools. * Candidate will Assess and provide Quality Control review of data in Government ...
ZipRecruiter - 39 days ago
Masego - Springfield , VA
Knowledge of geospatial analysis software suites (GIS commercial software packages such as ArcGIS, ERDAS & SocetSet, including common office software to include spreadsheets, word processing) used by ...
ZipRecruiter - 39 days ago
RDM International, Inc. - Chantilly , VA
... GIS data for field data collection and analyzing collected GIS data · Developing GIS maps and geodatabases for developed inventories · Developing online GIS applications · Conduct testing ...
ZipRecruiter - 31 days ago
HRUCKUS - Springfield , VA
Expertise in business intelligence/analysis and data services within the IC to include creating Business Analysis tools/visualizations (e.g. dashboards) * (U) Expertise in GEOINT Finished ...
ZipRecruiter - 47 days ago

GIS Analyst Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for GIS Analyst between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for GIS Analyst in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $66,687
Washington, DC $59,389
Miami, FL $51,936
Chicago, IL $56,598
Boston, MA $60,109
New York, NY $64,179
Dallas, TX $53,003
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What is the average salary for GIS Analyst in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of GIS Analyst in the United States. The base salary for GIS Analyst ranges from $48,100 to $59,861 with the average base salary of $53,349. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $48,649 to $60,995 with the average total cash compensation of $54,011.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $53,349 $48,100 - $59,861
Bonus $662 $548 - $1,134
Total Pay $54,011 $48,649 - $60,995
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What's the difference between GIS Analyst II and GIS Analyst?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of GIS Analyst is $53,349, and the average salary of GIS Analyst II is $63,528. The average salary of GIS Analyst II is higher than GIS Analyst. ( 2020-10-28 )
I am a GIS Analyst, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for GIS Analyst. a GIS Analyst Salary in New Britain, CT is $57,618 as of October 28, 2020; a GIS Analyst Salary in Barnstable, MA is $56,258 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of a GIS Analyst vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for GIS Analyst?
Salary ranges for a GIS Analyst can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 )
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Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2020-10-28 )

Last Update: October 28, 2020