Other Media and Communication Worker Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Media and Communication Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,610
25th Percentile Wage
$31,040
50th Percentile Wage
$50,070
75th Percentile Wage
$77,120
90th Percentile Wage
$99,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other media and communication workers in the industry sector of information. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other media and communication workers is $99,560. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $50,070. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other media and communication workers is $25,610.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$50,070
13.28% 4.35%
2016
$43,420
-2.69% -
2015
$44,590
-3.36% -
2014
$46,090
0.93% -
2013
$45,660
-4.88% -
2012
$47,890
- -

Compare Other Media and Communication Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of other media and communication workers in 18 industries in the information sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for other media and communication worker occupations is the sound recording industries industry with an annual salary $60,340. The lowest paying industry is the radio broadcasting industry (annual salary $26,890). For detailed other media and communication worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Sound Recording Industries
$60,340
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$52,210
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$52,100
Software Publishers
$50,110
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$49,820
Telecommunications
$49,500
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$48,540
Television Broadcasting
$46,090
Other Information Services
$45,480
Other Information Services
$45,480
Newspaper Publishers
$45,210
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$43,570
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$42,120
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$40,210
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$37,910
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$29,790
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$29,790
Radio Broadcasting
$26,890

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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