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For: Cartographers and Photogrammetrists
SOC Code: 17-1021

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Occupational Description
Occupational TitleOccupational Description
Cartographers and PhotogrammetristsCollect, analyze, and interpret geographic information provided by geodetic surveys, aerial photographs, and satellite data. Research, study, and prepare maps and other spatial data in digital or graphic form for legal, social, political, educational, and design purposes. May work with Geographic Information Systems (GIS). May design and evaluate algorithms, data structures, and user interfaces for GIS and mapping systems.


2015 Occupational Wage Estimates
- Wages Aged to June 2016 -

For: Cartographers and Photogrammetrists
AreaEntry WageMedian WageMedian Annual
Statewide$26.89  $32.86  $68,337.00  
Cincinnati MSA$24.03  $30.28  $62,995.00  
Columbus MSA$30.11  $35.95  $74,771.00  
Southwest Ohio$25.06  $29.58  $61,523.00  
Northeast Ohio$28.22  $37.81  $78,635.00  
Central Ohio$30.11  $35.95  $74,774.00  
West Ohio$24.62  $32.08  $66,715.00  


Education Level Needed
For: Cartographers and Photogrammetrists
  Bachelor's degree  


Ohio Employment Projections
For: Cartographers and Photogrammetrists
2014
Annual
Employment
2024
Projected
Employment
Change in
Employment
2014-2024
Percent
Change
2014-2024
Total
Annual
Openings
140  170  30  21.4%  8  


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