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

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

Average Annual Salary of Media and Communication Equipment Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,090
25th Percentile Wage
$33,420
50th Percentile Wage
$47,350
75th Percentile Wage
$62,810
90th Percentile Wage
$78,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for media and communication equipment 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) media and communication equipment workers is $78,470. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $47,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid media and communication equipment workers is $24,090.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of media and communication equipment workers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$47,350
1.96% 4.01%
2016
$46,420
-1.51% -
2015
$47,120
4.73% -
2014
$44,890
-1.45% -
2013
$45,540
0.20% -
2012
$45,450
- -

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

The average salaries of media and communication equipment workers in 18 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 media and communication equipment worker occupations is the outpatient care centers industry with an annual salary $63,440. The lowest paying industry is the vocational rehabilitation services industry (annual salary $19,450). For detailed media and communication equipment worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Outpatient Care Centers
$63,440
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$56,910
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$56,230
Offices of Physicians
$55,330
Hospitals - State government owned
$55,330
Hospitals - Local government owned
$54,240
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$54,240
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$51,990
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$50,140
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$48,860
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$48,850
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$48,060
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$47,950
Hospitals - Privately owned
$47,860
Individual and Family Services
$47,280
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$42,460
Social Assistance
$30,440
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$19,450

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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