Audio and Video Equipment Technician Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

The salary statistics of audio and video equipment technicians in the industry sector of retail trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare audio and video equipment technician salaries in different industries within the retail trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Audio and Video Equipment Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,680
25th Percentile Wage
$27,020
50th Percentile Wage
$33,650
75th Percentile Wage
$52,370
90th Percentile Wage
$80,510

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for audio and video equipment technicians 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) audio and video equipment technicians is $80,510. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid audio and video equipment technicians is $22,680.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of audio and video equipment technicians in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$33,650
-7.10% -12.15%
2016
$36,040
2.64% -
2015
$35,090
-4.73% -
2014
$36,750
5.58% -
2013
$34,700
-8.76% -
2012
$37,740
- -

Compare Audio and Video Equipment Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of audio and video equipment technicians in six 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 audio and video equipment technician occupations is the sporting goods, hobby, and musical instrument stores industry with an annual salary $44,140. The lowest paying industry is the electronics and appliance stores industry (annual salary $31,180). For detailed audio and video equipment technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Sporting Goods, Hobby, and Musical Instrument Stores
$44,140
Sporting Goods, Hobby, Musical Instrument, and Book Stores
$41,480
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$36,720
Nonstore Retailers
$36,680
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$31,180
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$31,180

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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