Green Hills

Geospatial Technology

Jobs & Outlook

Professionals with GIS skills are in great demand in the San Francisco Bay Area, across the country and around the world.

Local (Bay Area) Jobs

National and International Jobs

How much money will I make?

Salary surveys for professionals with GIS skills vary widely. GIS skills tend to increase your salary from the base rate associated with your job skill. For example, a peace officer with GIS skills could see a 3-5% increase in their salary. Below are some links to GIS salary surveys. The URISA salary survey found that the average geospatial professional earned $61,540 in 2011.


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For more information on careers in Geotechnology, see the GeoTech Center

K. Allison Lenkeit Meezan

Please contact me!

K. Allison Lenkeit Meezan, GIS Department Chair


Building 3000, Room 3020, Main Campus