GIS Developer

GIS Developer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$91,000
$66,000
Min 10%
$91,000
Median 50%
$127,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Sapient
Highest Paying City
Palo Alto, CA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
2.2 years
How much does a gis developer make?
GIS Developers in America make an average salary of $91,929 per year or $44.2 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $127,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $66,000 per year. Professional companies and Construction companies have the most job opportunities for GIS Developers. District of Columbia, Washington, California, New York, and Virginia have the highest paying GIS Developer jobs. Most GIS Developers spend 2.2 years in the position.
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Average GIS Developer Salary By Location

GIS Developers in the US makes an average salary of $91,929 per year or $44.2 per hour. Working in Palo Alto, CA as a GIS Developer will pay you the highest wages at around $122,095 per year. The average starting salary in Palo Alto, CA for GIS Developers is $80,000. District of Columbia, Washington, California, New York, and Virginia are the states with the highest payscale for GIS Developers. On the other hand, Alaska, Hawaii, Montana, South Dakota, and Wyoming report the lowest wages for GIS Developers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Palo Alto, CA
$122,095
2
Washington, DC
$116,941
3
Renton, WA
$116,025
4
New York, NY
$102,265
5
Alexandria, VA
$101,309

Average GIS Developer Salary By Company

If you are a GIS Developer, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Professional companies and Construction companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Companies like Sapient or Universal Ensco will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Tyler Technologies and ARA report highly competitive salaries for GIS Developers.

Average GIS Developer Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a GIS Developer works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Transportation companies, Utilities companies, and Construction companies tend to have the highest salaries for GIS Developers. Transportation companies pay their GIS Developers the highest wages, averaging $102,349 per year. Utilities companies and Construction companies pay well too, at $97,871 and $88,621, respectively. The average salary for GIS Developers in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $83,163.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Transportation
$102,349
2
Utilities
$97,871
3
Construction
$88,621
4
Technology
$88,340
5
Professional
$83,163

Recently Added GIS Developer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Fresnoca
GIS Developer
01/22/2020
$69,888
State of Arizona
GIS Developer
01/17/2020
$59,971
Randstad
GIS Developer
01/16/2020
$93,915
10/31/2019
$55,000
09/30/2019
$61,972
Chandra Technologies, Inc.
GIS Developer
09/30/2019
$112,698
Randstad
GIS Developer
06/28/2019
$106,437