Skip to content


Join a dynamic, high-tech profession – and change the world every day.

RICS aims to inspire and attract an inclusive, talented profession.  It is vital we attract the right those with the right skills, from a diverse range of backgrounds, to ensure our profession is fit for future.

We run initiatives and outreach programmes to students within schools, colleges and universities, represents and leads industry groups on careers, and supports employers of all sizes and sectors to recruit the next generation of professionals.

  • Make a difference - see projects you’ve worked on and know you achieved that.
  • Good salary - the average salary for a chartered surveyor is £60,000
  • Variety –  surveying is not an ordinary 9-5 desk job
  • Travel the world – RICS is recognised globally so you can have the opportunity to travel the world
  • Accessible – with many ways to qualify as a surveyor, it’s a professional career that is open to everyone.
  • Career opportunities – surveying skills are in demand so you can develop and grow the career you want.

The work of RICS professionals is hugely varied – watch our videos to see how surveyors work shapes our world.