Video Engineer Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Video Engineer is $61,149 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.
Video Engineer Salary (?
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$43,148 - $92,010
(Median)
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61K
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92K
MEDIAN: $61,149
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Video Engineer Salary (?
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$13.00 - $52.38
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$43,148 - $92,010  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,867  
Profit Sharing
$525 - $3,950  
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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$38,207 - $95,466  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 123
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$13.00 - $52.38  
   
Overtime
$14.17 - $76.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,867  
   
Profit Sharing
$525 - $3,950  
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).
)
$38,207 - $95,466  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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Job Description for Video Engineer

  • Design and operate video circuits, amplifiers, encoding, compression, and other software or equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and strategize to improve video display, developing specifications.
  • Evaluate video performance and display using a variety of metrics.
  • Monitor video infrastructure and capacity.

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Pay by Experience Level for Video Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Washington
up arrow 16%
Atlanta
up arrow 10%
National Average
$61,000
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Experience Affects Video Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 8%
Late-Career
up arrow 1%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$61,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
5%
female alumni
 
Male
95%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 11%
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