Sound Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Sound Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,320
25th Percentile Wage
$17,040
50th Percentile Wage
$18,230
75th Percentile Wage
$19,420
90th Percentile Wage
$20,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sound engineering 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) sound engineering technicians is $20,140. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $18,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid sound engineering technicians is $16,320.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of sound engineering technicians in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$18,230
0.55% -55.84%
2015
$18,130
-71.98% -
2013
$31,180
8.88% -
2012
$28,410
- -

Compare Sound Engineering Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of sound engineering technicians in two industries in the retail trade 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
Nonstore Retailers
$29,970
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$29,970

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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