Audio and Video Equipment Technician Salary Information in Washington

The average annual and hourly salaries for audio and video equipment technicians in the state of Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of audio and video equipment technicians among Washington 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Audio and Video Equipment Technicians in Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,590
25th Percentile Wage
$29,100
50th Percentile Wage
$40,220
75th Percentile Wage
$59,560
90th Percentile Wage
$76,240

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for audio and video equipment technicians in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $76,240. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $40,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,590.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.82
25th Percentile Wage
$13.99
50th Percentile Wage
$19.34
75th Percentile Wage
$28.63
90th Percentile Wage
$36.65

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for audio and video equipment technicians in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $36.65. The median hourly salary is $19.34. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.82.

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
201640,220-6.64%-10.00%
201542,890-5.27%-
201445,150-0.97%-
201345,5902.96%-
201244,240--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of audio and video equipment technicians in some Washington cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of audio and video equipment technicians in state of Washington ranges from $30,860 to $54,150. The highest paying area for audio and video equipment technicians in Washington is Bremerton-Silverdale with a median annual salary of $54,150. The second highest paying city/area in Washington State is Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue (mean annual salary $44,320). The lowest paying area is Olympia with a median annual salary of $30,860.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bremerton-Silverdale
$54,150
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$44,320
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$43,590
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$39,610
Spokane
$37,910
Olympia
$30,860


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