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Broadcast Technicians in Florida

Considering a career as a Broadcast Technician in Florida?

10.0% Jobs Projection
$36,080 Median Salary
230 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Broadcast Technicians in Florida are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Broadcast Technicians in Florida is growing faster than average.

  • Broadcast Technicians in Florida earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Broadcast Technicians Work in Florida?

In Florida, there were 2,150 people working as Broadcast Technicians in the year 2018.

There were 1,940 Broadcast Technicians employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 210 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Broadcast Technicians in FL Employment Trend

The typical state has 340 Broadcast Technicians working in it, which means Florida has more Broadcast Technicians than average.

Broadcast Technicians in FL vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Florida

Jobs for Broadcast Technicians in this state are growing at a rate of 10.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of -3.2%.

Job Projections for Broadcast Technicians: Nation vs. FL

Florida Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 230 annual Broadcast Technicians job openings in Florida, and 2,430 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 2,900 annual jobs and 32,900 total jobs in 2026.

What do Broadcast Technicians Make in Florida?

In 2018 wages for Broadcast Technicians ranged from $20,350 to $70,550 with $36,080 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $9.79 to $33.92. The median hourly rate was $17.35.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $15.45 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $1.90.

The median salary in Florida is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Broadcast Technicians Earnings: FL vs. National Average

Top Florida Metros for Broadcast Technicians

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Broadcast Technicians.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 740 $30,790
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 290 $44,290
Tallahassee, FL 100 $28,880
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL 80 $37,430
Jacksonville, FL 80 $40,220
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, FL 40 $55,510
Gainesville, FL 30 $46,640

Top States for Broadcast Technicians Employment

View the list below to see where most Broadcast Technicians work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 5,590 $52,580
California 4,450 $39,960
Florida 2,150 $36,080
Texas 1,680 $35,860
Illinois 1,300 $40,230
Georgia 1,190 $44,340
Virginia 830 $37,240
Pennsylvania 820 $34,850
South Carolina 740 $34,260
Indiana 740 $29,100
Michigan 730 $37,250
Massachusetts 720 $38,870
District of Columbia 660 $86,390
Ohio 660 $29,670
North Carolina 570 $37,100
New Jersey 550 $51,040
Colorado 540 $49,170
Maryland 520 $55,470
Minnesota 510 $38,240
Wisconsin 490 $44,800

Below are the states where Broadcast Technicians get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $86,390
Maryland $55,470
New York $52,580
New Jersey $51,040
Colorado $49,170
Washington $46,800
Wisconsin $44,800
Georgia $44,340
Rhode Island $43,640
Maine $42,210

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Occupation FL Employment Total
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 4,870
Sound Engineering Technicians 900
Radio Operators 30

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