U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.
Make exact measurements and determine property boundaries. Provide data relevant to the shape, contour, gravitation, location, elevation, or dimension of land or land features on or near the earth's surface for engineering, mapmaking, mining, land evaluation, construction, and other purposes.
Illustrative examples: Geodetic Surveyor,
Broad Occupation: 17-1020 Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists
Minor Group: 17-1000 Architects, Surveyors, and Cartographers
Major Group: 17-0000 Architecture and Engineering Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010