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Sound Engineering Technicians in District of Columbia

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Sound Engineering Technicians in District of Columbia

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$70,240 Median Salary
  • Sound Engineering Technicians in District of Columbia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Sound Engineering Technicians Work in District of Columbia?

In 2018, there were 60 Sound Engineering Technicians working in the state.

There were 80 Sound Engineering Technicians employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Sound Engineering Technicians in DC Employment Trend

The typical state has 190 Sound Engineering Technicians working in it, which means District of Columbia has fewer Sound Engineering Technicians than average.

Sound Engineering Technicians in DC vs. the Average State

What do Sound Engineering Technicians Make in District of Columbia?

In 2018 wages for Sound Engineering Technicians ranged from $33,040 to $107,740 with $70,240 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $15.89 to $51.8. The median hourly rate was $33.77.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $29.56 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $4.21.

The median salary in District of Columbia is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Sound Engineering Technicians Earnings: DC vs. National Average

Top District of Columbia Metros for Sound Engineering Technicians

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Sound Engineering Technicians.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 270 $49,830

Top States for Sound Engineering Technicians Employment

The table below shows the states where most Sound Engineering Technicians work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 4,410 $0
New York 1,770 $68,430
Florida 900 $48,890
Texas 650 $46,910
Georgia 530 $59,450
New Jersey 430 $47,510
Oregon 400 $39,170
Tennessee 360 $51,970
Maryland 280 $46,560
Virginia 270 $54,030
Utah 240 $21,070
Nevada 230 $56,020
North Carolina 230 $41,420
Louisiana 230 $80,010
Illinois 220 $57,270
Pennsylvania 190 $39,960
Massachusetts 190 $50,340
Ohio 180 $45,210
Minnesota 170 $43,030
Washington 160 $72,970

Below are the states where Sound Engineering Technicians get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Connecticut $87,980
Louisiana $80,010
Washington $72,970
District of Columbia $70,240
New York $68,430
Michigan $60,290
Georgia $59,450
Illinois $57,270
Nevada $56,020
Wisconsin $54,480

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Occupation DC Employment Total
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 900
Broadcast Technicians 660

References

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