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Broadcast Technicians

Operate equipment that transmits radio and television programs.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$26.25 / hour    Read more about wages


Above statewide average
Growth rate:  11.2%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Confer with clients to determine needs.
  • Notify others of equipment problems.
  • Maintain logs of production activities.
  • Determine technical requirements of productions or projects.
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Job Title Examples:

Broadcast Engineer
Production Assistant
Master Control Operator (MCO)

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This page includes information from the O*NET 24.2 Database by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA). Used under the CC BY 4.0 license. O*NET® is a trademark of USDOL/ETA.

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