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Surveyor Assistant Salary

$50,981 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Surveyor Assistant is $50,981 a year and $25 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Surveyor Assistant is between $37,342 and $62,340. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Surveyor Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Assists Surveyor by obtaining data pertaining to angles, elevations, points, and contours used for construction map making, mining or other purposes using Global Positioning System, alidade, level, transit, plane table, theodolite, electronic distance measuring equipment, and other surveying instruments.
  • Operates survey instruments, secures information in the field, and performs computations.
Surveyor Assistant Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Surveying and Mapping Technicians

Job family population: 51,890

Estimated population of Surveyor Assistant jobs: 5,523

Rate of error: 2.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the largest city by population is New York City...

Surveyor Assistant Job Listings for United States

Assistant Surveyor
May 8
Roseburg, United States
Lone Rock Timber Management
Assistant Surveyor Lone Rock Timber Management Co. located in Roseburg, Oregon Lone Rock Timber, a progressive forest management company in Douglas County, Oregon is seeking a highly-motivated person ...
Administrative Assistant
May 13
The Woodlands, TX, USA
Tablerock Survey LLC
We are seeking an Administrative Assistant to join our team! You will perform clerical and ... Highly efficient in Excel Company Description At Tablerock Survey LLC, our experienced oil and gas ...
Accounting Assistant
Apr 5
Tyler, TX, USA
E.L.S. Surveying & Mapping, Inc.
S. Surveying & Mapping, Inc. is looking for an Accounting Assistant for a Full Time position located in our Tyler, TX office. E.L.S. Surveying & Mapping, Inc. is an Oil and Gas Land Surveying firm ...
Survey Crew Assistant
Apr 24
Houma, LA, USA
Delta Coast Consultants, LLC
Delta Coast Consultants is currently taking applications for a Survey Crew Assistant. Work consists of working on land/water, mostly on coastal projects in Terrebonne and Lafourche Parishes.
Associate Specialist, Regulatory/R&D
May 20
East Windsor, NJ, USA
Premier Group Recruitment
... laboratories. * Assist in the preparation of submissions to necessary governmental registration forms/surveys as required on a timely basis, including VCRP notification, CA Safe Cosmetic Act ...
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