The GISjobs.com Salary Survey

USA - Geography

Respondents

Responses: 104
Avg Exp: 6.35 years
Avg Salary: $50,454
Male: 74%
Female: 26%

Education

AD: 2%
BA: 27%
BS: 34%
MA: 11%
MS: 20%
PhD: 6%
Other: 1%

AVG Salary

1 year exp: $38,852
2 years exp: $40,782
3 years exp: $43,286
4 years exp: $35,000
5 years exp: $43,000
6 years exp: $63,320
7 years exp: $57,706
8 years exp: $53,000
9 years exp: $60,000
10 years exp: $39,000
11 years exp: $78,000
13 years exp: $76,000
15 years exp: $76,000
17 years exp: $69,000
18 years exp: $85,000
19 years exp: $67,000
20 years exp: $77,500
21 years exp: $74,689

Products Used

Linux: 8%
Macintosh: 12%
Novell: 0%

 

Unix: 2%
Windows: 77%

Miscellaneous

Access: 35%
C++: 5%
DB2: 0%
dBase: 8%
ER Mapper: 2%
ERDAS: 18%
FoxPro: 2%
GeoMedia: 4%
Idrisi: 3%
InfoCAD: 3%

 

Java: 10%
Leica: 0%
MapInfo: 14%
MicroStation: 6%
MS MapPoint: 6%
MSSQL: 13%
ODBC: 3%
Oracle: 7%
Smallworld: 4%
Visual Basic: 11%

AutoDesk

AutoCAD: 26%
AutoCAD Civil: 6%

 

AutoCAD Map: 4%
Other AutoDesk: 2%

ESRI

ArcCatalog: 84%
ArcEditor: 49%
ArcGIS: 93%
ArcInfo: 40%
ArcMap: 88%

 

ArcPad: 17%
ArcSDE: 29%
ArcView: 49%
Other ESRI: 48%

GPS

Garmin: 49%
Magellan: 11%
Other GPS: 21%

 

Pathfinder: 16%
TomTom: 13%
Trimble: 42%

LIDAR

Other LIDAR: 26%
TerraMatch: 2%
TerraModeller: 3%

 

TerraPhoto: 2%
TerraScan: 3%