Entry-Level Audio/Visual Technician Salary

Entry-Level Audio/Visual Technicians take home an average $16.15 per hour. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Most Entry-Level Audio/Visual Technicians like their work and job satisfaction is high. While approximately one-third report receiving no health benefits, the greater part do receive medical coverage, and a little more than half have dental, as well.

$25,648 - $56,361
$26K
$40K
$56K
MEDIAN: $39,985
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50%
90%

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$12.22 - $23.99
$12
$16
$24
MEDIAN: $16.29
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$0$56K
Salary $25,648 - $56,361
Bonus $550 - $6,520
Profit Sharing $983
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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$26,097 - $53,592
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 109
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $12.22 - $23.99
Hourly Tips $0.19
Overtime $17.68 - $35.58
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $550 - $6,520
Profit Sharing $983
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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$26,097 - $53,592
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 384

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Popular Employer Salaries for Audio/Visual Technician


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: $36,707

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Los Angeles is home to an above-average pay rate for Entry-Level Audio/Visual Technicians, 31 percent higher than the national average. Entry-Level Audio/Visual Technicians can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Washington (+30 percent), New York (+26 percent), Boston (+15 percent), and San Francisco (+13 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Orlando, 14 percent below the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include San Diego (14 percent lower) and Atlanta (12 percent lower).

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
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 97 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Audio/Visual Technician Salaries

Video Editing
▲1%

Production Management
▲1%



National Average
$37,000



Production Support
▼4%

Audiovisual Hardware
▼4%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 97 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
no benefits
None: 32%
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