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

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

Average Annual Salary of Media and Communication Equipment Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,090
25th Percentile Wage
$23,630
50th Percentile Wage
$34,000
75th Percentile Wage
$52,080
90th Percentile Wage
$77,690

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for media and communication equipment 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) media and communication equipment workers is $77,690. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $34,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid media and communication equipment workers is $19,090.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201634,0008.18%20.26%
201531,2205.35%-
201429,5505.85%-
201327,8202.55%-
201227,110--

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

The average salaries of media and communication equipment 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 media and communication equipment worker occupations is the research and development in the physical, engineering, and life sciences industry with an annual salary $61,670. The lowest paying industry is the photographic services industry (annual salary $30,410). For detailed media and communication equipment worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$61,670
Scientific Research and Development Services
$60,880
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
$58,770
Legal Services
$56,470
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$50,790
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$49,000
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services
$45,700
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$41,400
Specialized Design Services
$38,400
Engineering Services
$37,550
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$34,000
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$30,590
Photographic Services
$30,410

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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