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How much does a GIS Specialist make?

Updated Sep 16, 2021

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$59,967 /yr
Average Base Pay

646 salaries

$43K

Low

$60K

Average

$84K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for GIS Specialist is $59,967 per year in United States. Filter by location to see GIS Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 646 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by GIS Specialist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Gis Analyst$61,115 /yr
L3
Senior Gis Analyst$81,449 /yr
L4
Gis Analyst IV$69,685 /yr
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AECOM
3.6

AECOM

GIS Specialist

$60,625

 /yr
Range: $45K - $92K
34 salaries
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$45K

$92K

$44,918 - $92,448 Range

CDM Smith
3.9

CDM Smith

GIS Specialist

$59,710

 /yr
Range: $48K - $68K

$48K

$68K

$47,834 - $68,213 Range

LandWorks (Texas)
2.4

LandWorks (Texas)

GIS Specialist

$41,434

 /yr
Range: $36K - $59K

$36K

$59K

$35,679 - $58,556 Range

URS Corporation
3.1

URS Corporation

GIS Specialist

$63,813

 /yr
Range: $52K - $86K

$52K

$86K

$52,301 - $86,068 Range

Camp Dresser McKee
2.6

Camp Dresser McKee

GIS Specialist

$55,113

 /yr
Range: $52K - $57K

$52K

$57K

$52,112 - $57,200 Range

Leidos
3.9

Leidos

GIS Specialist

$62,848

 /yr
Range: $51K - $104K

$51K

$104K

$51,217 - $103,564 Range

Amec Foster Wheeler
3.4

Amec Foster Wheeler

GIS Specialist

$52,114

 /yr
Range: $46K - $61K

$46K

$61K

$45,703 - $60,579 Range

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Parsons Corporation
3.9

Parsons Corporation

GIS Specialist

$61,127

 /yr
Range: $45K - $112K

$45K

$112K

$44,894 - $112,367 Range

Zayo
3

Zayo

GIS Specialist

$45,526

 /yr
Range: $37K - $68K

$37K

$68K

$36,844 - $68,000 Range

Arcadis
4

Arcadis

GIS Specialist

$59,673

 /yr
Range: $49K - $90K

$49K

$90K

$48,978 - $89,655 Range

Atmos Energy
4.1

Atmos Energy

GIS Specialist

$55,604

 /yr
Range: $44K - $73K

$44K

$73K

$43,805 - $73,331 Range

SWCA
3.8

SWCA

GIS Specialist - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $20 - $37

$20

$37

$20 - $37 Range

Apex Systems
3.8

Apex Systems

GIS Specialist - Hourly Contractor

$27

 /hr
Range: $21 - $29

$21

$29

$21 - $29 Range

The Response Group
3.7

The Response Group

GIS Specialist

$52,434

 /yr
Range: $48K - $57K

$48K

$57K

$48,193 - $56,908 Range

Mobilitie
3.1

Mobilitie

GIS Specialist - Hourly Contractor

$25

 /hr
Range: $19 - $35

$19

$35

$19 - $35 Range

Wood
3.6

Wood

GIS Specialist

$59,154

 /yr
Range: $53K - $75K

$53K

$75K

$53,128 - $74,893 Range

Geo-Comm
3.9

Geo-Comm

GIS Specialist - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $17 - $26

$17

$26

$17 - $26 Range

GAI Consultants
3.2

GAI Consultants

GIS Specialist

$41,988

 /yr
Range: $39K - $48K

$39K

$48K

$39,485 - $47,884 Range

Cambridge Systematics
4.2

Cambridge Systematics

GIS Specialist

$74,837

 /yr
Range: $68K - $78K

$68K

$78K

$68,272 - $77,737 Range

Jacobs
3.8

Jacobs

GIS Specialist

$69,271

 /yr
Range: $67K - $75K

$67K

$75K

$67,357 - $75,141 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a GIS Specialist salaries

The national average salary for a GIS Specialist is $59,967 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a GIS Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 646 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a GIS Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a GIS Specialist in United States is $84,392 per year.

The lowest salary for a GIS Specialist in United States is $42,611 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent gis specialist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$40,872
per year
A GIS Analyst in the Lubbock, TX Area area reported making $40,872 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Lubbock, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$59,000
per year
A GIS Analyst in the Rockford, IL Area area reported making $59,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Rockford, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A GIS Analyst in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Government
$55,000
per year
A Geospatial Analyst in the Greeley, CO Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Greeley, CO Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A GIS Analyst in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$53,000
per year
A GIS Analyst in the Boise, ID Area area reported making $53,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boise, ID Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
A CAD/GIS Technician in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$81,500
per year
A GIS Coordinator in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $81,500 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
 
Full-time
51 to 200 employees
$35
hourly
A Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Specialist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $35 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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