Media and Communication Equipment Worker Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of media and communication equipment workers in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare media and communication equipment worker salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Media and Communication Equipment Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,220
25th Percentile Wage
$35,360
50th Percentile Wage
$51,980
75th Percentile Wage
$75,290
90th Percentile Wage
$95,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for media and communication equipment workers in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) media and communication equipment workers is $95,010. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $51,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid media and communication equipment workers is $23,220.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of media and communication equipment workers in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201651,98010.16%16.03%
201546,700-0.36%-
201446,8705.08%-
201344,4901.89%-
201243,650--

Compare Media and Communication Equipment Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of media and communication equipment workers in 13 industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for media and communication equipment worker occupations is the aerospace product and parts manufacturing industry with an annual salary $78,980. The lowest paying industry is the manufacturing and reproducing magnetic and optical media industry (annual salary $40,400). For detailed media and communication equipment worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$78,980
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$77,180
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$68,400
Printing and Related Support Activities
$65,000
Printing and Related Support Activities
$65,000
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$51,250
Machinery Manufacturing
$48,950
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$48,150
Chemical Manufacturing
$47,950
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$47,080
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$46,410
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$45,980
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
$40,400

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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