Audio and Video Equipment Technician Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for audio and video equipment technicians in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of audio and video equipment technicians amongst Pennsylvania areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Audio and Video Equipment Technicians in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,040
25th Percentile Wage
$30,830
50th Percentile Wage
$38,050
75th Percentile Wage
$47,780
90th Percentile Wage
$59,950

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for audio and video equipment technicians in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $59,950. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,040.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.56
25th Percentile Wage
$14.82
50th Percentile Wage
$18.30
75th Percentile Wage
$22.97
90th Percentile Wage
$28.82

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for audio and video equipment technicians in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $28.82. The median hourly salary is $18.30. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.56.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201638,0501.26%-3.68%
201537,570-0.37%-
201437,710-4.75%-
201339,5000.13%-
201239,450--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Audio and Video Equipment Technicians in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of audio and video equipment technicians in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of audio and video equipment technicians in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $28,500 to $52,900. The highest paying area for audio and video equipment technicians in Pennsylvania is Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $52,900. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Newark-Union (mean annual salary $48,180). The lowest paying area is Lancaster with a median annual salary of $28,500.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$52,900
Newark-Union
$48,180
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$44,390
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$40,100
Pittsburgh
$38,950
Philadelphia
$38,330
Erie
$35,760
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$35,720
Lancaster
$28,500


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