How much does a Broadcast Technician make in the United States? The average Broadcast Technician salary in the United States is $49,693 as of November 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $37,269 and $62,116. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $37,269 10% $25,958 90% $73,426 75% $62,116 $49,693 50%(Median)
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WGVU - Grand Rapids, MI

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Broadcast Engineer - Maintenance (BV)

Advanced Systems Group, LLC - Mountain View, CA

Broadcast Engineer - Plano, TX

VideoLink LLC - Plano, TX

Job Description for Broadcast Technician

Broadcast Technician operates equipment used in broadcasts. Provides maintenance of equipment when necessary. Being a Broadcast Technician may require an associate's degree or its equivalent, as well as 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Additionally, Broadcast Technician relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is expected. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.6%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

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