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What is the average salary for Surveyors in the United States?

Surveyors earn an average hourly wage of $29.00. Hourly wages typically start from $15.74 and go up to $44.89. Surveyors earn an average salary of $60,310 per year. Salaries typically start from $32,740 and go up to $93,370.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Surveyors in the United States earn:

$44.89 an hour $93,370 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Surveyors in the United States earn:

$36.50 an hour $75,920 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Surveyors in the United States earn:

$27.43 an hour $57,050 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Surveyors in the United States earn:

$20.51 an hour $42,670 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Surveyors in the United States earn:

$15.74 an hour $32,740 per year

Historical salary for Surveyors in the United States

Surveyor salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Surveyor Salary in California $39.08 $81,290 # 1
Surveyor Salary in Alaska $37.64 $78,290 # 2
Surveyor Salary in Rhode Island $34.21 $71,160 # 3
Surveyor Salary in Washington $34.11 $70,960 # 4
Surveyor Salary in Minnesota $33.90 $70,520 # 5
Surveyor Salary in New York $33.51 $69,700 # 6
Surveyor Salary in New Jersey $33.48 $69,640 # 7
Surveyor Salary in Oregon $33.10 $68,850 # 8
Surveyor Salary in Nevada $32.49 $67,580 # 9
Surveyor Salary in Idaho $32.20 $66,970 # 10
Surveyor Salary in Connecticut $31.82 $66,180 # 11
Surveyor Salary in Delaware $31.75 $66,030 # 12
Surveyor Salary in Utah $31.35 $65,210 # 13
Surveyor Salary in Maryland $31.35 $65,200 # 14
Surveyor Salary in Massachusetts $30.40 $63,230 # 15
Surveyor Salary in Wyoming $30.08 $62,570 # 16
Surveyor Salary in Illinois $29.17 $60,680 # 17
Surveyor Salary in North Carolina $28.62 $59,520 # 18
Surveyor Salary in Pennsylvania $28.44 $59,160 # 19
Surveyor Salary in New Mexico $28.37 $59,010 # 20
Surveyor Salary in New Hampshire $28.20 $58,660 # 21
Surveyor Salary in Montana $28.15 $58,550 # 22
Surveyor Salary in Texas $27.94 $58,120 # 23
Surveyor Salary in Colorado $27.37 $56,930 # 24
Surveyor Salary in Louisiana $27.30 $56,790 # 25
Surveyor Salary in Kansas $27.17 $56,510 # 26
Surveyor Salary in North Dakota $27.15 $56,460 # 27
Surveyor Salary in Hawaii $27.08 $56,320 # 28
Surveyor Salary in Ohio $27.03 $56,220 # 29
Surveyor Salary in Virginia $27.02 $56,210 # 30
Surveyor Salary in Wisconsin $26.67 $55,470 # 31
Surveyor Salary in Florida $26.53 $55,180 # 32
Surveyor Salary in Indiana $26.42 $54,950 # 33
Surveyor Salary in Oklahoma $26.37 $54,840 # 34
Surveyor Salary in Iowa $26.20 $54,500 # 35
Surveyor Salary in South Dakota $26.18 $54,450 # 36
Surveyor Salary in Arizona $26.12 $54,330 # 37
Surveyor Salary in Alabama $25.60 $53,240 # 38
Surveyor Salary in Missouri $25.39 $52,820 # 39
Surveyor Salary in South Carolina $25.07 $52,140 # 40
Surveyor Salary in West Virginia $24.71 $51,400 # 41
Surveyor Salary in Georgia $24.47 $50,910 # 42
Surveyor Salary in Kentucky $24.25 $50,440 # 43
Surveyor Salary in Michigan $24.06 $50,040 # 44
Surveyor Salary in Maine $24.03 $49,970 # 45
Surveyor Salary in Nebraska $23.69 $49,260 # 46
Surveyor Salary in Tennessee $23.30 $48,470 # 47
Surveyor Salary in Vermont $23.10 $48,060 # 48
Surveyor Salary in Arkansas $21.62 $44,970 # 49
Surveyor Salary in Mississippi $20.25 $42,120 # 50
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics