Average Broadcast Engineer with Information Technology (IT) Support Skills Salary

$58,477
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,931
Bonus
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Broadcast Engineer with Information Technology (IT) Support skills is $58,477.
10%
$39k
10%
$58k
50%
$90k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $58,477
Is Broadcast Engineer your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$39k - $90k
Bonus
$51 - $13k
Total Pay
$35k - $92k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Broadcast Engineer

Broadcast Engineer Tasks
  • Install, maintain, modify and repair multimedia hardware, software and other broadcast technology systems.
  • Set up and operate links for outside broadcasts.
  • Investigate new techniques and equipment.
  • Analyze and rectify technical faults.
  • Perform routing and monitoring multiple A/V feeds to and from company facilities.

Popular Employer Salaries for Broadcast Engineer

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Broadcast Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Broadcast Engineer
Chief Engineer
Broadcast Technician
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Broadcast Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Broadcast Engineer

Skills in Systems Troubleshooting and Satellite, Microwave Technology are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Broadcast Programming, Audio Visual Equipment Use and Electronic Troubleshooting.

Pay by Experience Level for Broadcast Engineer

An entry-level Broadcast Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $47,889 based on 6 salaries. An early career Broadcast Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,635 based on 44 salaries. A mid-career Broadcast Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,306 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Broadcast Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,788 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $72,572.
Employees with Broadcast Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 36.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (34.2% more) and New York, New York (32.1% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 188 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.2%
Early Career
23.4%
Mid Career
27.1%
Experienced
19.7%
Late Career
26.6%