Broadcast Technicians

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Occupation Description

Broadcast technicians prepare, run, and upkeep the electronic devices used to transmit radio and television programs. They are also in charge of audio devices to ensure volume is of an even and equal level and quality during broadcasts. Management of transmitter to air programs is also required.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

31640

Job Openings By 2020

13800

Growth Rate

9%

Required Education

Associate's degree
Specific Programs:

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth