Broadcast Technician Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for broadcast technicians in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of broadcast technicians among Texas 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 Broadcast Technicians in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,630
25th Percentile Wage
$20,920
50th Percentile Wage
$29,460
75th Percentile Wage
$42,780
90th Percentile Wage
$61,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for broadcast technicians in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $61,840. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $29,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,630.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$8.48
25th Percentile Wage
$10.06
50th Percentile Wage
$14.16
75th Percentile Wage
$20.57
90th Percentile Wage
$29.73

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for broadcast technicians in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $29.73. The median hourly salary is $14.16. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.48.

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
201629,4604.72%4.18%
201528,0705.52%-
201426,5200.49%-
201326,390-6.97%-
201228,230--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Broadcast Technicians in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of broadcast technicians in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of broadcast technicians in state of Texas ranges from $18,960 to $35,730. The highest paying area for broadcast technicians in Texas is Midland with a median annual salary of $35,730. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Dallas-Plano-Irving (mean annual salary $35,450). The lowest paying area is Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood with a median annual salary of $18,960.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Midland
$35,730
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$35,450
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$34,190
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$33,740
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$32,370
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$30,320
Fort Worth-Arlington
$30,300
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$30,080
El Paso
$28,380
Corpus Christi
$27,950
Lubbock
$23,970
Abilene
$22,330
Amarillo
$21,020
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$18,970
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$18,960



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