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

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

Average Annual Salary of Media and Communication Equipment Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,860
25th Percentile Wage
$43,830
50th Percentile Wage
$66,470
75th Percentile Wage
$89,010
90th Percentile Wage
$108,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for media and communication equipment 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) media and communication equipment workers is $108,190. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $66,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid media and communication equipment workers is $30,860.

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$66,470
2.66% 5.97%
2016
$64,700
2.41% -
2015
$63,140
-1.01% -
2014
$63,780
3.04% -
2013
$61,840
-1.07% -
2012
$62,500
- -

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

The average salaries of media and communication equipment 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 media and communication equipment worker occupations is the federal executive branch (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $86,460. The lowest paying industry is the local government, including schools and hospitals industry (annual salary $42,530). For detailed media and communication equipment worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$86,460
Federal government, including USPS
$86,460
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$66,470
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$51,630
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$43,980
State government, including schools and hospitals
$43,410
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$42,690
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$42,530

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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