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Surveying Mapping Technicians Skills

Below are the skills needed to be surveying mapping technicians according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Skill NameImportanceCompetence
Critical Thinking3.623.12
Reading Comprehension3.253.5
Active Listening3.253
Mathematics3.253.25
Operation Monitoring3.123

Surveying Mapping Technicians Abilities

Below are the abilities needed to be surveying mapping technicians according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Ability NameImportanceCompetence
Near Vision3.754
Oral Comprehension3.623.75
Oral Expression3.623.75
Written Comprehension3.623.75
Deductive Reasoning3.53

Surveying Mapping Technicians Knowledge

Below are the knowledge areas needed to be surveying mapping technicians according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Knowledge AreaImportanceCompetence
Mathematics4.424.96
Engineering and Technology3.964.58
Computers and Electronics3.964.83
Building and Construction3.754.46
Geography3.745.29

Surveying Mapping Technicians Work activities

Below are the work activities involved in being surveying mapping technicians according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work ActivityImportanceCompetence
Documenting/Recording Information4.384.04
Interacting With Computers4.293.33
Getting Information4.083.83
Making Decisions and Solving Problems3.963.88
Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates3.924.33

Surveying Mapping Technicians Work styles

Below are the work styles involved in being surveying mapping technicians according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work StyleImportance
Attention to Detail4.67
Integrity4.38
Dependability4.29
Cooperation4
Analytical Thinking4

Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
Surveying Mapping Technicians

Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in Surveying Mapping Technicians jobs , as of 2017

   
Metro AreaTotal EmploymentAnnual Mean Salary
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land2,850$46,510
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood2,070$54,790
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington1,440$45,450
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach1,190$40,810
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell1,020$42,670
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim960$69,780
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford850$39,130
Austin-Round Rock800$46,400
Raleigh710$42,560
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue710$55,100

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Total employment and salary for professions similar to surveying mapping technicians

Source : 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Most Popular Industries for
Surveying Mapping Technicians

These industries represent at least 1% of the total number of people employed in this occupation.

IndustryTotal EmploymentPercentAnnual Median Salary
Professional And Technical Services52,71075%$33,230
Government11,17015%$41,110
Utilities2,7203%$47,830
Office Services And Staffing1,0601%$31,650
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