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GIS Salaries

$69,125/year

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$27,500 - $36,999
8% of jobs
$45,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$37,000 - $46,499
19% of jobs
$46,500 - $55,999
19% of jobs
$56,000 - $65,499
12% of jobs
The average salary is $69,125 a year
$65,500 - $74,999
9% of jobs
$75,000 - $84,499
7% of jobs
$86,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$84,500 - $93,999
5% of jobs
$94,000 - $103,499
5% of jobs
$103,500 - $112,999
4% of jobs
$113,000 - $122,499
4% of jobs
$122,500 - $132,000
3% of jobs

$69,125 Average

$27,500 $132,000
Many different industries use geographic information systems (GIS), so GIS jobs are available in numerous fields. Your specific duties in this career vary by field, but many of the responsibilities are similar. You utilize mapping software to capture, store, translate, and analyze data about geography and topography and convert that data into useable simulations or representations to present to other workers. You can find GIS jobs in geology, civil engineering and planning, oil and gas, surveying, and construction. Some specific jobs include GIS technician, GIS analyst, and GIS coordinator or project manager. Many other fields require you to have some knowledge of geographic information systems.