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Sound Engineering Technicians in Minnesota

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$43,030 Median Salary
20 Job Openings
  • Sound Engineering Technicians in Minnesota earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Sound Engineering Technicians Work in Minnesota?

There were approximately 170 workers employed as Sound Engineering Technicians in this state in 2018.

There were 170 Sound Engineering Technicians employed in this state in 2017.

The amount of jobs between 2017 and 2018 is holding steady.

Sound Engineering Technicians in MN Employment Trend

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

Sound Engineering Technicians in MN vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Minnesota

Jobs for Sound Engineering Technicians in this state are not projected to grow or decrease, but nationwide they are growing at a rate of 6.5%.

Job Projections for Sound Engineering Technicians: Nation vs. MN

Minnesota Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 20 annual job openings, and a total of 200 jobs for Minnesota Sound Engineering Technicians in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 1,700 annual jobs and 18,100 total jobs in 2026.

What do Sound Engineering Technicians Make in Minnesota?

In 2018 wages for Sound Engineering Technicians ranged from $21,810 to $63,040 with $43,030 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $10.48 to $30.31. The median hourly rate was $20.69.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $24.04 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $3.35.

The median salary in Minnesota is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Sound Engineering Technicians Earnings: MN vs. National Average

Top Minnesota 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
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 150 $45,110

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 MN Employment Total
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians 1,230
Broadcast Technicians 510
Radio Operators 60

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