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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 $60,930, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for audio and video equipment technicians. It is followed by Nevada (average annual salary $54,990). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [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
$60,930
$40,390 730
2 Nevada
$54,990
$33,680 2,570
3 New Jersey
$54,010
$34,570 1,820
4 Hawaii
$52,860
$24,820 590
5 New York
$51,690
$26,960 7,280
6 Massachusetts
$51,480
$32,110 1,980
7 Connecticut
$48,580
$28,880 880
8 North Dakota
$48,510
$28,430 150
9 Delaware
$46,660
$31,400 140
10 Washington
$46,590
$26,950 1,640
11 Wyoming
$45,600
$27,480 60
12 California
$44,160
$27,530 15,930
13 Alaska
$44,100
$31,550 150
14 Minnesota
$43,750
$24,690 1,150
15 Virginia
$43,720
$26,320 1,870
16 Colorado
$43,070
$32,440 760
17 Nebraska
$42,410
$26,180 330
18 Maryland
$42,140
$27,640 1,220
19 Louisiana
$41,520
$28,060 740
20 Pennsylvania
$41,480
$23,880 2,150
21 Tennessee
$40,630
$23,880 1,580
22 Georgia
$40,370
$21,390 1,970
23 Texas
$40,270
$23,770 5,190
24 North Carolina
$39,600
$22,960 1,060
25 Rhode Island
$39,280
$27,670 120
26 Arizona
$38,690
$22,390 1,360
27 Oregon
$38,670
$22,130 520
28 Michigan
$38,260
$20,740 1,500
29 Missouri
$38,210
$24,060 1,240
30 Kansas
$38,090
$18,230 350
31 New Hampshire
$37,910
$28,840 100
32 Wisconsin
$37,540
$18,740 400
33 Maine
$36,910
$26,650 70
34 New Mexico
$36,700
$25,400 310
35 Illinois
$36,400
$20,440 2,980
36 Vermont
$36,060
$25,800 110
37 Kentucky
$35,520
$20,600 320
38 Florida
$35,300
$25,340 4,040
39 Indiana
$34,200
$19,550 1,030
40 Utah
$34,160
$20,050 1,440
41 Ohio
$33,900
$19,710 1,320
42 Idaho
$33,570
$17,390 350
43 Arkansas
$32,800
$21,510 240
44 West Virginia
$32,670
$20,730 150
45 Alabama
$32,610
$17,160 870
46 South Carolina
$32,080
$20,230 660
47 Mississippi
$31,970
$19,230 180
48 Oklahoma
$31,730
$17,140 530
49 Montana
$29,690
$18,490 210
50 South Dakota
$29,240
$19,760 70
51 Puerto Rico
$26,560
$16,910 540
52 Iowa
$25,000
$16,560 340
53 Guam
$18,820
$16,320 50
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