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Estimated employment100
Mean wage$31.05
Entry wage$24.08
10th percentile wage$21.87
50th percentile wage$30.17
90th percentile wage$42.80
Top Employing Industries
Professional and Business Services9088.3%
Public Administration1014.2%
Top Paying Industries
Median Wage
Public Administration1038.20
Professional and Business Services9029.24
Surveying and Mapping Technicians (17-3031)
Perform surveying and mapping duties, usually under the direction of an engineer, surveyor, cartographer, or photogrammetrist, to obtain data used for construction, mapmaking, boundary location, mining, or other purposes. May calculate mapmaking information and create maps from source data, such as surveying notes, aerial photography, satellite data, or other maps to show topographical features, political boundaries, and other features. May verify accuracy and completeness of maps. Excludes Cartographers and Photogrammetrists (17-1021), Surveyors" (17-1022), and Geoscientists ex. Hydrologists and Geographers (19-2042).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$30.17 $46.90  -$16.73
2019$29.21+3.3%$45.41 +3.3%-$16.19
2018$28.44+2.7%$44.22 +2.7%-$15.77
2017$27.79+2.4%$43.20 +2.4%-$15.40
2016$27.35+1.6%$42.52 +1.6%-$15.16
2015$26.83+2.0%$41.70 +2.0%-$14.87
2014$26.33+1.9%$40.92 +1.9%-$14.59
2013$25.82+1.9%$40.14 +1.9%-$14.31
2012$25.32+2.0%$39.36 +2.0%-$14.04
2011$24.93+1.6%$38.75 +1.6%-$13.82
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$30.17 $26.15  $4.02
2019$29.21+3.3%$25.09 +4.2%$4.12
2018$28.44+2.7%$24.32 +3.1%$4.12
2017$27.79+2.4%$23.67 +2.8%$4.12
2016$27.35+1.6%$23.13 +2.3%$4.22
2015$26.83+2.0%$22.65 +2.1%$4.18
2014$26.33+1.9%$22.16 +2.2%$4.16
2013$25.82+1.9%$21.72 +2.1%$4.11
2012$25.32+2.0%$21.34 +1.7%$3.98
2011$24.93+1.6%$21.01 +1.6%$3.92
Note: The mid-wage is the median wage. The average wage is the mean wage. The entry-level wage is equal to the average of the lower third of reported wages for the occupation. The wage range consists of the 10th and 90th percentiles; 80% of workers earn between this wage range, 10% earn less while 10% earn more.
Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2020
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
Hartford $35.6380
Bridgeport-Stamford $30.17100
Norwich-New London $29.3540
Waterbury $29.30 
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
Bridgeport-Stamford $30.17100
Hartford $35.6380
New Haven $27.8470
Norwich-New London $29.3540
Wages in other areas
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