Audio and Video Equipment Technician Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of audio and video equipment technicians in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare audio and video equipment technician salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Audio and Video Equipment Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,950
25th Percentile Wage
$33,140
50th Percentile Wage
$44,300
75th Percentile Wage
$59,880
90th Percentile Wage
$77,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for audio and video equipment technicians 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) audio and video equipment technicians is $77,900. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $44,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid audio and video equipment technicians is $23,950.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of audio and video equipment technicians in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$44,300
3.59% 4.65%
2016
$42,710
2.06% -
2015
$41,830
-1.86% -
2014
$42,610
0.89% -
2013
$42,230
-0.02% -
2012
$42,240
- -

Compare Audio and Video Equipment Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of audio and video equipment technicians in six 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 audio and video equipment technician occupations is the state government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $51,770. The lowest paying industry is the local government, including schools and hospitals industry (annual salary $40,530). For detailed audio and video equipment technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$51,770
State government, including schools and hospitals
$44,820
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$44,300
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$42,140
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$42,130
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$40,530

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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