Audio and Video Equipment Technician Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Audio and Video Equipment Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,070
25th Percentile Wage
$30,820
50th Percentile Wage
$44,000
75th Percentile Wage
$63,860
90th Percentile Wage
$90,030

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for audio and video equipment technicians 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) audio and video equipment technicians is $90,030. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $44,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid audio and video equipment technicians is $24,070.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of audio and video equipment technicians in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201644,0002.95%6.11%
201542,7000.05%-
201442,6803.00%-
201341,4000.22%-
201241,310--

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

The average salaries of audio and video equipment technicians in 19 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 audio and video equipment technician occupations is the software publishers industry with an annual salary $55,810. The lowest paying industry is the radio broadcasting industry (annual salary $29,090). For detailed audio and video equipment technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Software Publishers
$55,810
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$50,860
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$50,860
Other Telecommunications
$49,890
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$48,280
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$46,510
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$45,630
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$45,070
Telecommunications
$42,220
Motion Picture and Video Exhibition
$41,940
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$41,490
Other Information Services
$41,330
Other Information Services
$41,330
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$40,540
Television Broadcasting
$39,900
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$39,680
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$37,460
Sound Recording Industries
$35,710
Radio Broadcasting
$29,090

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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