Miscellaneous Media and Communication Worker Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

The salary statistics of miscellaneous media and communication workers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare miscellaneous media and communication worker salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,250
25th Percentile Wage
$25,730
50th Percentile Wage
$40,830
75th Percentile Wage
$57,600
90th Percentile Wage
$66,510

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous media and communication workers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation. 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 $66,510. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous media and communication workers is $19,250.

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 arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$40,830
20.92% 4.87%
2016
$32,290
-16.20% -
2015
$37,520
-10.18% -
2014
$41,340
0.90% -
2013
$40,970
5.20% -
2012
$38,840
- -

Compare Miscellaneous Media and Communication Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of miscellaneous media and communication workers in twelve industries in the arts, entertainment, and recreation 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 theater companies and dinner theaters industry with an annual salary $52,740. The lowest paying industry is the museums, historical sites, and similar institutions industry (annual salary $26,350). For detailed miscellaneous media and communication worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters
$52,740
Performing Arts Companies
$49,940
Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events
$49,240
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
$48,680
Amusement Parks and Arcades
$45,790
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
$44,970
Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers
$44,090
Gambling Industries
$42,890
Spectator Sports
$42,290
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
$36,670
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$26,350
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$26,350

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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