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Audio Recording Engineers


The median annual income for sound engineering technicians was approximately $43,660 in May 2018, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. At the low end of the scale, about 10 percent of these workers made less thanĀ $23,900. The highest paid 10 percent madeĀ $84,250 or more. Audio engineers in the motion picture and video industries often earn higher salaries than those in the music industry. Generally, those working at television stations earn more than those working at radio stations.

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