Sound Engineering Technicians in Minnesota
Get the information you need to know about working as a Sound Engineering Technician.
- 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.
The typical state has 190 Sound Engineering Technicians working in it, which means Minnesota has fewer Sound Engineering Technicians than average.
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%.
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.
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|
Below are the states where Sound Engineering Technicians get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$70,240|
Related Careers in MN
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|Occupation||MN Employment Total|
|Audio and Video Equipment Technicians||1,230|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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