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Surveying and Mapping Technicians

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $29.06
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Surveying and Mapping Technicians *

Area Low Median High
U S
$18.41 $23.36 $29.78
Minnesota
$23.30 $29.06 $36.84
Central Minnesota
$23.66 $30.11 $36.48
Northeast Minnesota
$22.46 $29.06 $35.10
Northwest Minnesota
$23.15 $23.95 $35.96
Southeast Minnesota
$23.01 $23.47 $29.16
Southwest Minnesota
$21.28 $23.67 $29.14
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$23.60 $30.09 $37.92

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 740 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Surveying and Mapping Technicians most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 1,034 new Surveying and Mapping Technicians to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Surveying and Mapping Technicians
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 54,800 56,900 2,000 3.7%
Minnesota 834 846 12 1.4%
Central Minnesota 78 76 -2 -2.6%
Northeast Minnesota 58 58 0 0%
Northwest Minnesota 145 142 -3 -2.1%
Southeast Minnesota 36 38 2 5.6%
Southwest Minnesota 103 108 5 4.9%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 418 419 1 0.2%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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