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Broadcast Technician Salary

Men account for the majority of Broadcast Technicians in the United States. The overall average income for this group is approximately $49K annually. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, nearly one-third are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by the larger part and dental insurance is reported by a majority. The majority of Broadcast Technicians claim high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
$29,239 - $83,415
(Median)
29K
49K
65K
83K
MEDIAN: $48,946
10%
50%
75%
90%

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$11.59 - $34.32
(Median)
12
20
26
34
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
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75%
90%

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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$29,239 - $83,415  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,192  
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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$27,502 - $79,082  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 35
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$11.59 - $34.32  
   
Overtime
$1.43 - $53.05  
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 - $5,192  
   
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).
)
$27,502 - $79,082  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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Experience Affects Broadcast Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 45%

Mid-Career
up arrow 25%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 32%