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Broadcast Technician Salary Information in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of broadcast technicians in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of broadcast technicians in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Broadcast Technicians in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,500
25th Percentile Wage
$31,650
50th Percentile Wage
$52,880
75th Percentile Wage
$70,020
90th Percentile Wage
$86,820

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for broadcast technicians in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $86,820. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,880. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $21,500.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of broadcast technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$52,880
33.09% 39.30%
2016
$35,380
5.71% -
2015
$33,360
7.34% -
2014
$30,910
4.40% -
2013
$29,550
-8.63% -
2012
$32,100
- -

Table 3. Compare Broadcast Technician Salary in Albany-Schenectady-Troy with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $52,880 in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is in the middle of salary range for broadcast technicians in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of broadcast technicians in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is 13.6 percent (13.6%) lower than that in the highest paying New York-White Plains-Wayne and 63.8 percent (63.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$61,230
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$57,590
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$52,880
Nassau-Suffolk
$47,700
Rochester
$35,030
Syracuse
$34,230
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$34,150
Binghamton
$23,020
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$22,770
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$19,130



See also: Top paying jobs in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York.