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Broadcast Technician Salary Information in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

The annual and hourly salary statistics of broadcast technicians in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of broadcast technicians in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Broadcast Technicians in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,840
25th Percentile Wage
$32,720
50th Percentile Wage
$44,940
75th Percentile Wage
$65,880
90th Percentile Wage
$77,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for broadcast technicians in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $77,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $23,840.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.46
25th Percentile Wage
$15.73
50th Percentile Wage
$21.61
75th Percentile Wage
$31.67
90th Percentile Wage
$37.31

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for broadcast technicians in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.31. The median hourly salary is $21.61. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.46.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of broadcast technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201644,9405.50%-24.32%
201542,470-6.33%-
201445,160-25.89%-
201356,8501.72%-
201255,870--

Table 3. Compare Broadcast Technician Salary in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy with Other Massachusetts Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $44,940, Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is the second highest paying city for broadcast technicians in state of Massachusetts, following the highest paying city Boston-Cambridge-Quincy (median annual salary of $45,160). Compared with Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, the median annual salary of broadcast technicians in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is .5 percent (.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$45,160
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$44,940

See also: Top paying jobs in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts.