Miscellaneous Media and Communication Worker Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of miscellaneous media and communication workers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare miscellaneous media and communication worker salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,360
25th Percentile Wage
$34,170
50th Percentile Wage
$42,720
75th Percentile Wage
$52,710
90th Percentile Wage
$64,740

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous media and communication workers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. 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 $64,740. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $42,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous media and communication workers is $26,360.

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 health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201642,7202.72%5.55%
201541,5601.42%-
201440,9703.93%-
201339,360-2.52%-
201240,350--

Compare Miscellaneous Media and Communication Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of miscellaneous media and communication workers in 30 industries in the health care and social assistance 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 specialty hospitals - privately owned industry with an annual salary $50,240. The lowest paying industry is the services for the elderly and persons with disabilities industry (annual salary $21,630). For detailed miscellaneous media and communication worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$50,240
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$50,080
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$47,710
Hospitals - Privately owned
$46,740
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$46,460
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$46,220
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$45,960
Outpatient Care Centers
$45,840
Hospitals - State government owned
$45,600
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$45,220
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$44,330
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$44,160
Home Health Care Services
$43,940
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$43,730
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$43,700
Hospitals - Local government owned
$43,660
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$43,330
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$42,400
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$38,280
Offices of Physicians
$35,860
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$35,140
Social Assistance
$34,880
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$34,750
Individual and Family Services
$34,370
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$34,090
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$32,100
Child Day Care Services
$26,180
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$23,800
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$23,800
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$21,630

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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