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Surveyor - Valuation

Surveyor looking up at the front of a house

A valuation surveyor carries out valuations on residential, commercial or industrial property, and organises its sale or rent and advises on investment, development and management of properties. They may be called commercial or residential surveyors.

The Work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

The average starting salary for valuation surveyors is around £23,000 to £30,000 a year. This can rise to between £45,000 and £48,000, and with experience over £70,000 a year. You can make extra on commission in some jobs.

Conditions

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Getting In

You gain chartered or associate status by following one of the routes approved by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

In addition to the above:

There are job opportunities with estate agencies, property developers, housing associations, local authorities and industrial companies.

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2024
5307
1.5 %
RISE
2029
5388
  United Kingdom
2024
58916
3.6 %
RISE
2029
61020

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What Does it Take?

You need:

Training

Getting On

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