Set up, operate, and maintain the electronic equipment used to transmit radio and television programs. Control audio equipment to regulate volume level and quality of sound during radio and television broadcasts. Operate transmitter to broadcast radio or television programs.
Median Annual Wage: $36,560
Education: Post-secondary certificate (31%); Some college, no degree (26%); High school diploma or equivalent (22%)
Projected Growth: Slower than average (3% to 7%)
Related Job Titles: Engineer; Broadcast Engineer; Production Assistant; Master Control Operator (MCO); Broadcast Technician; Broadcast Maintenance Engineer; Broadcast Operations Engineer; Board Operator; Master Control Supervisor; Audio Engineer