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Media and Communication Worker Salary in Sector of Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)

The salary statistics of media and communication workers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare media and communication worker salaries in different industries within the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector.

Average Annual Salary of Media and Communication Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,420
25th Percentile Wage
$42,890
50th Percentile Wage
$58,750
75th Percentile Wage
$79,540
90th Percentile Wage
$112,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for media and communication workers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government). 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 workers is $112,680. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $58,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid media and communication workers is $32,420.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of media and communication workers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$58,750
2.55% 11.81%
2016
$57,250
1.61% -
2015
$56,330
3.32% -
2014
$54,460
1.87% -
2013
$53,440
3.05% -
2012
$51,810
- -

Compare Media and Communication Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government) Sector

The average salaries of media and communication workers in 17 industries in the other services (except federal, state, and local government) 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 worker occupations is the automotive body, paint, interior, and glass repair industry with an annual salary $111,350. The lowest paying industry is the death care services industry (annual salary $38,650). For detailed media and communication worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Automotive Body, Paint, Interior, and Glass Repair
$111,350
Labor Unions and Similar Labor Organizations
$68,860
Commercial and Industrial Machinery Equipment (except Auto and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance
$63,240
Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance
$63,180
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations
$62,620
Grantmaking and Giving Services
$60,870
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
$58,990
Social Advocacy Organizations
$55,440
Other Personal Services
$53,890
Repair and Maintenance
$51,340
Religious Organizations
$50,310
Civic and Social Organizations
$50,280
Automotive Repair and Maintenance
$49,160
Automotive Mechanical and Electrical Repair and Maintenance
$48,600
Personal and Laundry Services
$47,280
Personal Care Services
$41,740
Death Care Services
$38,650

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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