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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 $100,740, Maryland is the highest paying state for other media and communication equipment workers. It is followed by District of Columbia (average annual salary $99,920). 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 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 Maryland
$100,740
$53,760 560
2 District of Columbia
$99,920
$59,030 400
3 Virginia
$85,210
$43,340 580
4 Arizona
$82,960
$21,260 190
5 Texas
$80,700
$52,880 820
6 California
$80,560
$41,220 8,710
7 Florida
$79,780
$48,970 560
8 Idaho
$79,170
$59,240 60
9 Georgia
$76,740
$45,890 280
10 South Carolina
$76,290
$51,690 50
11 Missouri
$75,740
$32,670 70
12 Rhode Island
$75,490
$53,610 60
13 Hawaii
$74,950
$26,940 240
14 Kansas
$73,470
$57,200 70
15 Washington
$72,200
$24,310 330
16 Pennsylvania
$71,160
$51,770 140
17 Massachusetts
$70,080
$23,630 110
18 North Carolina
$69,120
$32,950 230
19 Connecticut
$69,050
$44,380 290
20 New Mexico
$68,800
$29,210 520
21 New Jersey
$67,810
$35,030 310
22 Illinois
$67,150
$33,050 160
23 Nevada
$64,080
$45,760 180
24 Oklahoma
$63,210
$47,370 70
25 Alaska
$63,040
$33,840 40
26 Iowa
$61,920
$25,060 110
27 Oregon
$60,840
$34,580 290
28 Louisiana
$59,260
$18,520 170
29 Alabama
$58,680
$18,340 120
30 Maine
$58,560
$19,860 30
31 Mississippi
$58,030
$34,640 40
32 New York
$55,220
$27,690 590
33 Indiana
$53,930
$25,750 50
34 Colorado
$53,080
$22,880 830
35 Ohio
$52,590
$20,160 300
36 Minnesota
$51,210
$19,490 250
37 Wisconsin
$49,060
$19,460 100
38 Utah
$48,410
$16,650 80
39 Arkansas
$45,080
$22,020 60
40 Kentucky
$43,440
$21,200 60
41 New Hampshire
$34,070
$21,590 50
42 Montana
$29,620
$17,890 70
43 Puerto Rico
$27,010
$17,090 110
44 Tennessee
$19,560
$16,260 150

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.