Sound Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of sound engineering technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare sound engineering technician salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Sound Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,720
25th Percentile Wage
$39,010
50th Percentile Wage
$48,210
75th Percentile Wage
$70,010
90th Percentile Wage
$79,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sound engineering technicians 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) sound engineering technicians is $79,120. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $48,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid sound engineering technicians is $21,720.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of sound engineering technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,2105.62%18.73%
201545,50011.14%-
201440,43011.28%-
201335,870-9.23%-
201239,180--

Compare Sound Engineering Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of sound engineering technicians in two industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. For detailed sound engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$51,040
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
$51,030

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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