Miscellaneous Media and Communication Worker Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of miscellaneous media and communication workers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare miscellaneous media and communication worker salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,950
25th Percentile Wage
$34,770
50th Percentile Wage
$50,900
75th Percentile Wage
$70,420
90th Percentile Wage
$98,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous media and communication workers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) miscellaneous media and communication workers is $98,660. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $50,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous media and communication workers is $23,950.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous media and communication workers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201650,9003.67%-3.20%
201549,0302.47%-
201447,8207.55%-
201344,210-18.82%-
201252,530--

Compare Miscellaneous Media and Communication Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of miscellaneous media and communication workers in 13 industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for miscellaneous media and communication worker occupations is the architectural, engineering, and related services industry with an annual salary $71,820. The lowest paying industry is the legal services industry (annual salary $19,780). For detailed miscellaneous media and communication worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$71,820
Engineering Services
$68,600
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$62,120
Scientific Research and Development Services
$57,610
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$54,500
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$51,690
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$51,020
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$50,900
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
$43,790
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services
$43,650
Specialized Design Services
$33,710
Photographic Services
$19,920
Legal Services
$19,780

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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