Cartographic Technician - Federal Salaries of 2017
Pay Rates for "Cartographic Technician"How much does a Cartographic Technician in the federal government get paid? $52,108.68* *Based on the 2017 average.
Cartographic Technician was the 265th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2017, with 367 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2017, the Bureau of the Census hired the most employees titled Cartographic Technician, with an average salary of $39,334.
Government Cartographic Technician jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Cartographic Technician job is GS-1, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-9. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.
Technical and Medical Support Positions encompass jobs that require specialized, practical knowledge and the ability to perform skilled tasked. However, these skills can often be learned on the job or through training when you are hired. In some cases, certifications are required to qualify. Additional education such as an Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree will increase starting grade and lead to promotion. Typically promotions are given 1 grade at a time up to a maximum of GS-9.
Agencies that have hired a Cartographic Technician
|Agency||Employees Hired||Average Salary|
|Bureau of the Census||115||$39,334.41|
|Natural Resources Conservation Service||91||$50,619.09|
|Bureau of Land Management||23||$56,527.17|
|National Park Service||19||$50,352.37|
|National Agricultural Statistics Service||14||$84,802.29|
|U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service||8||$56,575.25|
|Federal Aviation Administration||7||$71,929.57|
|Bureau of Reclamation||7||$65,049.14|
|Federal Emergency Management Agency||4||$82,990.00|
|Farm Service Agency||4||$73,754.50|
|National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration||4||$74,484.00|
|Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service||3||$37,835.33|
|Department of Energy||1||$78,903.00|
|Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation||1||$68,990.00|
|Agricultural Research Service||1||$67,801.00|
|Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement||1||$71,247.00|
|Federal Highway Administration||1||$73,577.00|
|National Cemetery Administration||1||$71,301.00|
Cartographic Technician Pay Distribution
The average pay for a Cartographic Technician is $52,108.68. The highest paid Cartographic Technician made $101,510 in 2017.
Common Cartographic Technician Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Cartographic Technician Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||266|
|GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule||87|
|FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan||7|
|ZT - Scientific And Engineering Technician||4|
|IC - Federal Emergency Management Agency Use||3|
|Starting Paygrade:||$19,048.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$57,809.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-9, Step 10|
|Category:||Technical and Medical Support|
|Occupation Family:||1300 PHYSICAL SCIENCES GROUP|
Other Jobs at the GS-1 Paygrade
GS-1 is the starting paygrade for Cartographic Technician jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-1 paygrade.
|Occupation||Occupation Category||Starting Paygrade||Maximum Paygrade|
|Equipment Operator||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Contact Representative||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Dental Assistant||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Medical Instrument Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Language Clerical||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
Average Cartographic Technician Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017
In 2004, the average pay for a Cartographic Technician was $42,546. Since then, the average pay has increased to $52,109 in 2017.
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