Land surveyor

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Due to the developing crisis, salaries are changing rapidly. Here is the average salary for Land Surveyors in the United States since March 2020.

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How much does a Land Surveyor make in the United States?

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848 salaries reported, updated at Aug 04, 2020
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The average salary for a land surveyor with 2 to 3 years of experience, Bachelor Degree, and 3 selected qualifications is $81,811 per year in the United States and $1,000 profit sharing per year.
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Most common benefits
  • 401(k) matching
  • Professional development assistance
  • Disability insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off
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Most common benefits for Land Surveyors

  • 401(k) matching
  • Professional development assistance
  • Disability insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k)
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Credit union membership
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible spending account
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60% of Land surveyors in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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