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Highest Paying States for Other Media and Communication Equipment Workers

The highest paying states for other media and communication equipment workers (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 other media and communication equipment workers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $107,440, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for other media and communication equipment workers. It is followed by Maryland (average annual salary $101,120). 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 other media and communication equipment workers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Other Media and Communication Equipment Workers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$107,440
$82,030 360
2 Maryland
$101,120
$51,710 570
3 Virginia
$91,400
$61,380 490
4 Missouri
$84,580
$43,290 50
5 California
$84,530
$41,590 9,370
6 South Carolina
$83,750
$61,370 50
7 Georgia
$83,280
$56,550 780
8 Michigan
$82,340
$54,180 250
9 Texas
$81,870
$52,540 770
10 Florida
$81,810
$59,970 510
11 Hawaii
$80,220
$19,780 200
12 Idaho
$79,970
$60,200 50
13 Arizona
$79,820
$21,360 240
14 Massachusetts
$79,480
$43,190 120
15 Illinois
$79,380
$24,250 140
16 Washington
$78,020
$42,820 240
17 Rhode Island
$77,570
$55,300 40
18 Kansas
$77,310
$60,000 40
19 New Mexico
$77,130
$50,230 390
20 Pennsylvania
$75,360
$53,150 110
21 Nebraska
$73,070
$58,740 120
22 North Carolina
$72,660
$36,010 200
23 Utah
$72,240
$53,090 40
24 Alaska
$66,530
$34,580 60
25 Oklahoma
$66,240
$47,990 60
26 Tennessee
$65,520
$17,290 150
27 Iowa
$65,300
$28,550 70
28 Nevada
$64,390
$26,810 230
29 Montana
$64,210
$18,590 60
30 Louisiana
$63,040
$20,260 200
31 New York
$63,000
$28,430 410
32 Connecticut
$62,820
$36,040 100
33 Maine
$60,210
$31,800 30
34 Mississippi
$60,210
$35,250 40
35 Alabama
$60,200
$18,770 100
36 Ohio
$58,470
$21,870 320
37 Wisconsin
$57,750
$39,450 40
38 Colorado
$55,500
$25,600 750
39 Kentucky
$52,620
$22,370 40
40 North Dakota
$51,430
$16,560 70
41 Oregon
$50,510
$23,800 320
42 New Jersey
$50,370
$19,770 460
43 Arkansas
$45,080
$22,020 60
44 Minnesota
$37,000
$22,660 280
45 Puerto Rico
$35,100
$17,680 120
46 New Hampshire
$34,070
$21,590 50
47 West Virginia
$31,580
$19,230 70
48 Indiana
$31,220
$23,200 50

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of other media and communication equipment workers in those states is not available at this time.

See also: Highest paying industries for other media and communication equipment workers, Top Paying Jobs in America.