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
$19,330
25th Percentile Wage
$25,110
50th Percentile Wage
$37,440
75th Percentile Wage
$54,820
90th Percentile Wage
$76,480

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 $76,480. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $37,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid media and communication equipment workers is $19,330.

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 retail trade from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201637,4409.11%2.00%
201534,030-9.05%-
201437,1100.59%-
201336,8900.54%-
201236,690--

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 13 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 other miscellaneous store retailers industry with an annual salary $44,190. The lowest paying industry is the used merchandise stores industry (annual salary $23,940). For detailed media and communication equipment worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers
$44,190
Miscellaneous Store Retailers
$43,940
Nonstore Retailers
$42,990
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$42,840
Clothing Stores
$39,760
Sporting Goods, Hobby, and Musical Instrument Stores
$35,740
Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores
$35,460
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$28,770
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$28,770
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers
$28,110
Automobile Dealers
$27,070
Sporting Goods, Hobby, Musical Instrument, and Book Stores
$25,810
Used Merchandise Stores
$23,940

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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