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
$24,130
25th Percentile Wage
$32,090
50th Percentile Wage
$42,710
75th Percentile Wage
$55,830
90th Percentile Wage
$72,550

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 $72,550. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $42,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid audio and video equipment technicians is $24,130.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart 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 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201642,7102.06%1.10%
201541,830-1.86%-
201442,6100.89%-
201342,230-0.02%-
201242,240--

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 $45,750. The lowest paying industry is the local government, including schools and hospitals industry (annual salary $40,250). 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)
$45,750
State government, including schools and hospitals
$43,860
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$42,710
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$41,730
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$41,380
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$40,250

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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