Broadcast Technician Salary Information in Virginia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,340
25th Percentile Wage
$27,650
50th Percentile Wage
$48,260
75th Percentile Wage
$76,100
90th Percentile Wage
$92,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for broadcast technicians in Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $92,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,340.

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
$48,260
9.24% 8.85%
2016
$43,800
3.13% -
2015
$42,430
19.94% -
2014
$33,970
-29.50% -
2012
$43,990
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of broadcast technicians in some Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of broadcast technicians in state of Virginia ranges from $19,280 to $34,970. The highest paying area for broadcast technicians in Virginia is Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News with a median annual salary of $34,970. The second highest paying city/area in Virginia State is Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol (mean annual salary $31,630). The lowest paying area is Roanoke with a median annual salary of $19,280.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$34,970
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol
$31,630
Harrisonburg
$29,650
Richmond
$29,200
Charlottesville
$19,820
Roanoke
$19,280




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