Broadcast Technician Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of broadcast technicians in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare broadcast technician salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Broadcast Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,390
25th Percentile Wage
$35,990
50th Percentile Wage
$47,890
75th Percentile Wage
$60,280
90th Percentile Wage
$73,880

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for broadcast technicians in the industry sector of educational 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) broadcast technicians is $73,880. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $47,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid broadcast technicians is $27,390.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of broadcast technicians in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201647,8902.38%10.67%
201546,7502.50%-
201445,5802.19%-
201344,5804.04%-
201242,780--

Compare Broadcast Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of broadcast technicians in 13 industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for broadcast technician occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $59,920. The lowest paying industry is the junior colleges - state government owned industry (annual salary $41,630). For detailed broadcast technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$59,920
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$56,980
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$55,540
Educational Services - Local government owned
$53,330
Educational Services
$47,890
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$47,890
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$45,930
Educational Services - State government owned
$45,630
Educational Services - Privately owned
$45,260
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$45,150
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$45,070
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$44,980
Junior colleges - State government owned
$41,630

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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