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Broadcast Technician Salary Information in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of broadcast technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of broadcast technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos 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 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,420
25th Percentile Wage
$24,530
50th Percentile Wage
$35,760
75th Percentile Wage
$48,670
90th Percentile Wage
$65,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for broadcast technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $65,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $20,420.

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
$35,760
5.65% -10.85%
2016
$33,740
13.01% -
2015
$29,350
-1.33% -
2014
$29,740
0.13% -
2013
$29,700
-33.47% -
2012
$39,640
- -

Table 3. Compare Broadcast Technician Salary in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $35,760, Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos is the second highest paying city for broadcast technicians in state of Texas, following the highest paying city Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown (median annual salary of $37,240). Compared with Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, the median annual salary of broadcast technicians in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos is 4.0 percent (4.0%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$37,240
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$35,760
Midland
$35,730
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$34,660
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$33,910
Corpus Christi
$33,360
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$33,280
Waco
$32,230
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$30,500
Fort Worth-Arlington
$30,300
El Paso
$29,190
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$24,460
Lubbock
$23,970
Abilene
$22,330
Odessa
$21,790
Amarillo
$21,020
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$19,380
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$18,970
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$18,960



See also: Top paying jobs in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas.