Geographic Information Systems Technician Career

Job Description: Assist scientists, technologists, or related professionals in building, maintaining, modifying, or using geographic information systems (GIS) databases. May also perform some custom application development or provide user support.


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Geographic Information Systems Technician Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$88,880

Median Hourly Wage

$42.73*

Total Employed Nationally

261,210


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.