Other Media and Communication Equipment Worker Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Media and Communication Equipment Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,140
25th Percentile Wage
$60,010
50th Percentile Wage
$82,080
75th Percentile Wage
$98,740
90th Percentile Wage
$120,920

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other media and communication equipment 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 equipment workers is $120,920. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $82,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other media and communication equipment workers is $38,140.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$82,080
6.27% 20.83%
2016
$76,930
9.57% -
2015
$69,570
4.36% -
2014
$66,540
4.51% -
2013
$63,540
-2.27% -
2012
$64,980
- -

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

The average salaries of other media and communication equipment workers in 15 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 equipment worker occupations is the motion picture and sound recording industries industry with an annual salary $83,930. The lowest paying industry is the wired telecommunications carriers industry (annual salary $19,120). For detailed other media and communication equipment worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$83,930
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$83,930
Satellite Telecommunications
$61,930
Television Broadcasting
$60,800
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$58,510
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$56,500
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$52,860
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$51,250
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$46,650
Sound Recording Industries
$40,500
Telecommunications
$39,860
Other Information Services
$20,210
Other Information Services
$20,210
Radio Broadcasting
$19,520
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$19,120

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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