Alternate Job Titles: Geographic Information Systems Supervisor, GIS Supervisor, Supervisor of Geographic Information Systems
How much does a GIS Supervisor make? The median annual GIS Supervisor salary is $98,906, as of September 30, 2016, with a range usually between $84,475-$114,269, 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 Supervisor in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of GIS Supervisor in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical GIS Supervisor in the United States is $98,906, so 50% of the people who perform the job of GIS Supervisor in the United States are expected to make less than $98,906.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of GIS Supervisor that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of GIS Supervisor are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2016
Supervises the utilization of Geographic Information System techniques to provide a better understanding of certain variables in a given geographic location. Plans, assigns, and reviews the work of mappers and drafters working on GIS projects. Prepares, provides, and updates maps and data sets to clients. Provides GIS technical support and develops solutions for all application problems. Knowledgeable of GIS software and technology. Works in conjunction with CAD drafters and technicians. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty, 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area, and may require additional certification. 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. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager. View full job description