What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Broadcast Technician Salary

Male Broadcast Technicians number significantly more than their female counterparts, and average earnings in this role come out to $41K per year in the United States. While just under one in three report receiving no health benefits, a fair number do receive medical coverage, and more than half have dental, as well. Most Broadcast Technicians like their work and job satisfaction is high. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Read More
$26,184 - $77,735
(Median)
$26K
$41K
$78K
MEDIAN: $41,115
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$11.55 - $35.67
(Median)
$12
$20
$36
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$26,184 - $77,735  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,236  
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).
)
$26,778 - $80,044  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$11.55 - $35.67  
   
Overtime
$1.36 - $62.85  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,236  
   
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).
)
$26,778 - $80,044  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 29

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

- OR -

Log in with LinkedIn

Comp Managers Click Here »

Broadcast Technician Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

United States (change)

Experience Affects Broadcast Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 74%

Mid-Career
up arrow 30%

National Average
$41,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 28%