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

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Media and Communication Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,470
25th Percentile Wage
$28,510
50th Percentile Wage
$48,530
75th Percentile Wage
$59,230
90th Percentile Wage
$70,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other 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) other media and communication workers is $70,330. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $48,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other media and communication workers is $19,470.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other media and communication workers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$48,530
21.00% 16.96%
2016
$38,340
-6.62% -
2015
$40,880
-4.99% -
2014
$42,920
1.40% -
2013
$42,320
4.77% -
2012
$40,300
- -

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

The average salaries of other media and communication workers in eleven 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 other media and communication worker occupations is the theater companies and dinner theaters industry with an annual salary $52,830. The lowest paying industry is the museums, historical sites, and similar institutions industry (annual salary $37,020). For detailed other 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
$52,830
Performing Arts Companies
$50,070
Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events
$49,240
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
$48,560
Amusement Parks and Arcades
$44,940
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
$44,320
Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers
$43,480
Gambling Industries
$42,890
Spectator Sports
$38,530
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$37,020
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$37,020

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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