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Sound Engineering Technicians

Operate equipment to record, mix, or synchronize sound.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$37.48 / hour    Read more about wages


National Data
Growth rate:  17.4%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Convert data among multiple digital or analog formats.
  • Mix sound inputs.
  • Select materials or props.
  • Maintain logs of production activities.
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Job Title Examples:

Broadcast Engineer
Sound Technician
Audio Engineer

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