Miscellaneous Media and Communication Worker Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

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

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,710
25th Percentile Wage
$36,760
50th Percentile Wage
$51,950
75th Percentile Wage
$70,660
90th Percentile Wage
$86,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous media and communication workers in the industry sector of 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) miscellaneous media and communication workers is $86,420. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $51,950. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous media and communication workers is $28,710.

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 federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$51,950
3.14% 1.12%
2016
$50,320
-1.25% -
2015
$50,950
-2.75% -
2014
$52,350
1.07% -
2013
$51,790
0.81% -
2012
$51,370
- -

Compare Miscellaneous Media and Communication Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of miscellaneous media and communication workers in eight industries in the 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 miscellaneous media and communication worker occupations is the federal executive branch (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $78,070. The lowest paying industry is the local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry (annual salary $43,290). For detailed miscellaneous media and communication worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$78,070
Federal government, including USPS
$77,830
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$57,470
State government, including schools and hospitals
$53,280
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$51,950
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$46,250
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$43,520
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$43,290

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




Related:

Highest paying industries for miscellaneous media and communication workers.