Land Surveyor I Salary in the United States

How much does a Land Surveyor I make in the United States? The average Land Surveyor I salary in the United States is $47,049 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $37,981 and $55,999. 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

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Land Surveyor I surveys and investigates land surfaces to project precise measurement and location of lines, angles, points, areas, and elevations. Performs project research, boundary calculations, and records accuracy of survey data, notes, and sketches. Being a Land Surveyor I may require a high school diploma or its equivalent in the field. May have to complete an apprenticeship, and/or formal training in area of specialty. Additionally, Land Surveyor I typically reports to a supervisor/manager. To be a Land Surveyor I typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. May be entry level if some experience in the skill Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Land Surveyor I

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. Up a level:

    Land Surveyor II

    3 - 5 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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