Geodetic Surveyors

4.5/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
57%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
1.6%
by 2030
WAGES
$65,590
or $31.53 hourly
VOLUME
43,710
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 57% (Robots are watching)

[More info]
Qualities required for this occupation:
Originality
Social Perceptiveness
Key
very important
quite important
[Show all metrics]

What do you think the risk of automation is?

How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?





How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Geodetic Surveyors' job openings is expected to rise 1.6% by 2030
'Geodetic Surveyors' is expected to be a slow growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Geodetic Surveyors' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Geodetic Surveyors' was $65,590, or $31.53 hourly
'Geodetic Surveyors' are paid 56.4% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 43,710 people employed as Geodetic Surveyors.
This represents around 0.03% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Measure large areas of the Earth's surface using satellite observations, global navigation satellite systems (GNSS), light detection and ranging (LIDAR), or related sources.

SOC Code: 17-1022.01

If you're thinking of starting a new career, or looking to change jobs, we've created a handy job search tool which might just help you land that perfect new role.

Search jobs in your local area

Leave a reply about this occupation

Your email address will not be published.
Comment
 
Name
 
Email (optional)