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
$26,710
25th Percentile Wage
$34,580
50th Percentile Wage
$43,510
75th Percentile Wage
$54,480
90th Percentile Wage
$66,910

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 $66,910. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $43,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous media and communication workers is $26,710.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below 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 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$43,510
1.82% 7.26%
2016
$42,720
2.72% -
2015
$41,560
1.42% -
2014
$40,970
3.93% -
2013
$39,360
-2.52% -
2012
$40,350
- -

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 33 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 nursing care facilities (skilled nursing facilities) industry with an annual salary $66,180. The lowest paying industry is the services for the elderly and persons with disabilities industry (annual salary $22,900). For detailed miscellaneous media and communication worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$66,180
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$60,680
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$55,660
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$52,510
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$52,110
Specialty hospitals - State government owned
$49,770
Hospitals - Privately owned
$48,170
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$47,880
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$47,440
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$47,170
Hospitals - State government owned
$46,490
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$46,160
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$44,910
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$44,580
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$44,580
Hospitals - Local government owned
$44,540
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$43,430
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$43,300
Outpatient Care Centers
$40,480
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$37,060
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$36,950
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$36,390
Offices of Physicians
$35,690
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$34,960
Social Assistance
$34,760
Individual and Family Services
$33,580
Home Health Care Services
$33,080
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$32,100
Child Day Care Services
$29,310
Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities
$29,110
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$23,800
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$23,800
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$22,900

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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