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Highest Paying States for Audio and Video Equipment Technicians

The highest paying states for audio and video equipment technicians (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of audio and video equipment technicians in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $55,890, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for audio and video equipment technicians. It is followed by New Jersey (average annual salary $55,540). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of audio and video equipment technicians in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Audio and Video Equipment Technicians

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$55,890
$36,460 620
2 New Jersey
$55,540
$33,780 1,550
3 Nevada
$54,490
$29,950 2,720
4 Rhode Island
$53,030
$29,280 170
5 Connecticut
$50,900
$29,340 1,020
6 New York
$49,960
$26,700 6,580
7 California
$47,460
$26,800 15,340
8 Massachusetts
$47,170
$28,200 2,020
9 Alaska
$46,670
$26,100 140
10 Delaware
$45,850
$32,620 150
11 Hawaii
$45,190
$22,710 610
12 Wyoming
$44,760
$27,780 70
13 Michigan
$44,600
$22,040 1,560
14 North Dakota
$44,110
$20,360 170
15 Nebraska
$42,050
$25,990 410
16 Louisiana
$41,930
$25,310 700
17 Maryland
$41,190
$27,030 1,380
18 Georgia
$40,870
$22,470 2,040
19 Texas
$40,580
$23,090 4,720
20 Virginia
$40,260
$24,570 1,550
21 Washington
$40,220
$24,590 1,340
22 Kentucky
$39,600
$21,560 320
23 Minnesota
$39,400
$22,070 880
24 Missouri
$38,540
$22,850 1,190
25 New Hampshire
$38,200
$24,790 120
26 Arizona
$38,130
$19,480 1,440
27 Tennessee
$38,120
$23,880 1,740
28 Pennsylvania
$38,050
$24,040 2,040
29 Colorado
$37,560
$19,120 1,030
30 Illinois
$37,330
$23,460 2,590
31 Oregon
$36,930
$21,570 540
32 North Carolina
$36,700
$22,070 1,010
33 Florida
$36,390
$25,070 4,250
34 Maine
$36,200
$26,880 70
35 Utah
$35,650
$18,790 1,290
36 Ohio
$34,570
$18,910 990
37 Kansas
$34,560
$18,290 340
38 Wisconsin
$34,220
$20,760 390
39 New Mexico
$34,210
$23,970 280
40 Idaho
$33,450
$17,630 290
41 Alabama
$33,190
$17,350 690
42 Indiana
$32,150
$19,900 920
43 Arkansas
$31,520
$19,120 240
44 Vermont
$31,060
$22,960 90
45 South Carolina
$31,030
$19,010 660
46 Montana
$30,810
$19,520 140
47 Oklahoma
$30,100
$16,720 590
48 West Virginia
$29,890
$20,790 140
49 South Dakota
$29,780
$18,940 60
50 Mississippi
$28,260
$16,990 170
51 Iowa
$26,480
$16,660 280
52 Puerto Rico
$24,570
$16,730 470
53 Guam
$18,820
$16,320 50
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