Alternate Job Titles: Senior Level Geographic Information Systems Analyst, Senior Level GIS Analyst, Level III Geographic Information Systems Analyst, Level III GIS Analyst, GIS Analyst III, Geographic Information Systems Analyst III
How much does a GIS Analyst III make? The median annual GIS Analyst III salary is $68,744, as of January 30, 2017, with a range usually between $61,343-$76,316, 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 annual salaries for people with the job title GIS Analyst III in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of GIS Analyst III in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical GIS Analyst III in the United States is $68,744, so 50% of the people who perform the job of GIS Analyst III in the United States are expected to make less than $68,744.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of GIS Analyst III that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of GIS Analyst III are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of February 2017
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 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View full job description