Media and Communication Equipment Worker Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Media and Communication Equipment Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,410
25th Percentile Wage
$25,750
50th Percentile Wage
$35,430
75th Percentile Wage
$50,520
90th Percentile Wage
$69,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for media and communication equipment workers in the industry sector of retail trade. 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 $69,040. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $35,430. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid media and communication equipment workers is $20,410.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of media and communication equipment workers in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$35,430
-5.67% -3.56%
2016
$37,440
9.11% -
2015
$34,030
-9.05% -
2014
$37,110
0.59% -
2013
$36,890
0.54% -
2012
$36,690
- -

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

The average salaries of media and communication equipment workers in 20 industries in the retail trade 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 jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores industry with an annual salary $56,920. The lowest paying industry is the book stores and news dealers industry (annual salary $21,890). For detailed media and communication equipment worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Jewelry, Luggage, and Leather Goods Stores
$56,920
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores
$44,620
Nonstore Retailers
$40,930
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$40,690
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers
$40,240
Clothing Stores
$39,760
Sporting Goods, Hobby, and Musical Instrument Stores
$35,740
Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores
$35,460
Home Furnishings Stores
$34,760
Miscellaneous Store Retailers
$33,750
Sporting Goods, Hobby, Musical Instrument, and Book Stores
$31,760
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$31,140
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$31,140
Sporting Goods Stores
$28,740
Automobile Dealers
$27,120
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers
$26,990
Miscellaneous Store Retailers
$25,600
Other Motor Vehicle Dealers
$24,110
Used Merchandise Stores
$23,940
Book Stores and News Dealers
$21,890

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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