Sound Engineering Technician Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for sound engineering technicians in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of sound engineering technicians amongst Pennsylvania metropolitan 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Sound Engineering Technicians in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,290
25th Percentile Wage
$25,920
50th Percentile Wage
$39,710
75th Percentile Wage
$55,940
90th Percentile Wage
$72,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sound engineering technicians in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $72,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,290.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$39,710
-3.10% -6.62%
2016
$40,940
3.83% -
2015
$39,370
-5.18% -
2014
$41,410
3.84% -
2013
$39,820
-6.33% -
2012
$42,340
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Sound Engineering Technicians in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of sound engineering technicians in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of sound engineering technicians in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $38,440 to $50,120. The highest paying area for sound engineering technicians in Pennsylvania is Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington with a median annual salary of $50,120. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Pittsburgh (mean annual salary $45,010). The lowest paying area is Newark-Union with a median annual salary of $38,440.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$50,120
Pittsburgh
$45,010
Philadelphia
$40,940
Newark-Union
$38,440




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