Entry-Level Audio/Visual Technician Salary

Entry-Level Audio/Visual Technicians can expect to earn an average of $16.06 per hour. Geography and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Although the larger part have medical coverage and about one-half have dental coverage, close to one-third claim no health benefits at all. Most Entry-Level Audio/Visual Technicians like their work and job satisfaction is high. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$25,019 - $59,322
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$59K
MEDIAN: $39,983
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$12.16 - $23.59
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$0$59K
Salary $25,019 - $59,322
Bonus $550 - $6,000
Profit Sharing $750
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,059 - $53,589
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 104
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $12.16 - $23.59
Hourly Tips $1.00
Overtime $17.71 - $34.36
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $550 - $6,000
Profit Sharing $750
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,059 - $53,589
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 399

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Bringing up the rear, psav's median pay of $32K is the lowest in town; however, employee salaries widely range, with some making up to $48K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,451

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Surpassing the national average by 31 percent, Entry-Level Audio/Visual Technicians in Los Angeles receive some of the highest pay in the country. Entry-Level Audio/Visual Technicians will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+29 percent), New York (+25 percent), Boston (+15 percent), and San Francisco (+12 percent). The lowest-paying market is Orlando, which sits 14 percent below the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in San Diego and Atlanta (14 percent lower and 12 percent lower, respectively).

Audio/Visual Technician Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Audio/Visual Technician in Uniontown:
"Nowhere to go."
Find a place that promotes within.

Audio/Visual Technician in Salt Lake City:
Work hard. Learn how to correctly wrap cables!!!!!!!

Key Stats for Audio/Visual Technician

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 87 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Audio/Visual Technician Salaries

Video Editing
▲1%

Production Management
▲1%




National Average
$36,000


Production Support
▼3%

Audiovisual Hardware
▼3%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 87 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 33%
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