GIS Supervisor Salary in the United States

How much does a GIS Supervisor make in the United States? The average GIS Supervisor salary in the United States is $105,350 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $89,976 and $121,086. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

GIS Supervisor 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. Being a GIS Supervisor prepares, provides, and updates maps and data sets to clients. Provides GIS technical support and develops solutions for all application problems. Additionally, GIS Supervisor knowledgeable of GIS software and technology. Works in conjunction with CAD drafters and technicians. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty in the field or in a related area, and may require additional certification. Typically reports to a manager. The GIS Supervisor supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organization characterized by highly transactional or repetitive processes. Contributes to the development of processes and procedures. Thorough knowledge of functional area under supervision. To be a GIS Supervisor typically requires 3 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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