Alternate Job Titles: GIS Analyst I, Geographic Information Systems Analyst I, Entry Level Geographic Information Systems Analyst, Entry Level GIS Analyst, Level I GIS Analyst, Level I Geographic Information Systems Analyst
How much does a GIS Analyst I make an hour? The median hourly wage for a GIS Analyst I is $22, as of November 30, 2016, with a range usually between $20-$23, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of hourly wages for people with the job title GIS Analyst I in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of GIS Analyst I in the United States that make less than that hourly rate. For example the median expected hourly pay for a typical GIS Analyst I in the United States is $22 an hour, so 50% of the people who perform the job of GIS Analyst I in the United States are expected to make less than $22.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of GIS Analyst I that make less than that hourly rate. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of GIS Analyst I are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of December 2016
Utilizes Geographic Information System techniques to provide a better understanding of certain variables in a given geographic location. Extracts data from GIS software and uses varying analysis methods to arrive at results. Recommends appropriate reactionary strategies in response to GIS analysis. Provides maps and data sets to clients to supplement analysis. Knowledgeable of GIS software and technology. Works in conjunction with CADD drafters and technicians. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View full job description