Audio Engineering Jobs

Audio Engineering Job Overview


Audio engineering jobs are dedicated to making sure that the world hears every message, every sound and every note of music loud and clear. An audio engineer must have strong attention to detail, be knowledgeable with a wide array of equipment and computer systems and enjoy working with sound. Audio engineers must also be able to communicate quickly and clearly with other people involved with a production or event to ensure that their efforts integrate seamlessly with the work of others.

Audio engineers find jobs as audio and visual technicians, working with performing artists, being performing artists in their own right, and assembling sound work for a range of media.

Audio Engineering Education


Audio engineers are expected to possess a suite of technical and computer skills along with some degree of artistic talent. Typical educational backgrounds for audio engineers range from a trade school diploma to a bachelor’s degree, with prospective employers placing an emphasis on significant practical experience. Most audio engineers will either intern for a significant time or work under another engineer in order to gain real world experience.

Anyone seeking to become an audio engineer should have a demonstration reel of previous work available for potential employers to consider. Demonstrable ability and a solid track record of dependable work are heavily considered by employers when looking at job candidates.

Audio Engineering Job Market


Audio engineers held 17,000 jobs in 2012 according to Career One Stop. Job growth of 1 percent is expected by 2022, which equates to a projected 17,100 employed engineers. Job openings for audio engineers per year are around 3,200.

Demand for audio engineering jobs is heavily concentrated in the states of California and New York, with almost one-third of the nation’s audio engineers working in these two states alone.

Audio Engineering Salaries


The nationwide median salary for an audio engineer in 2012 was $46,310, according to the BLS. The top 10 percent of audio engineers earned $97,700.
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22 Audio Engineering jobs found on Monster.

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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Applications Engineer Santa Ana, CA Full-Time $100,000 - $130,000 Apply Apply Applications Engineer Santa Ana, CA Full-Time $100,000 - $130,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Applications Engineer with experience, please read on! Top Reasons to Work with Us 1. Working in a collaborative Enviro...
Looking for a versatile, hands-on Audio DSP Engineering Manager Responsibilities: Directly manage the local audio engineering team and work closely with the remote audio engineering team in a leadership role.Responsible for or influence sound design, development, productization and release of HiFi related products.Work with cross function teams on project planning, responsible for driving product ...
Audio Systems Engineer Job Description: Our client is a subsidiary of world leading technology & services company recognized in the MEMS industry. Under corporate's $70+ Billion sales & $5+ Billion dollar R&D umbrella, our client has become one of the leading silicon microphone companies with products found in everything from mobile handsets, to tablets & wireless headsets. Resulting in multiple...
All openings offer Benefits - Full Relocation Assistance Available - Yes Bonus Eligible - Yes Please feel free to call 860 889 4141, until 9 PM Eastern, 7 days a week, after you email a word doc resume to me We are working most of this week and weekend Regards, ciao, Namaste, Peace, Joe Joseph Anthony Vaccariello ***** Thank you for reviewing the following job descript...
Mechanical Engineer H10 Capital is looking for an experienced Mechanical Engineer for a client in the Seattle area. The Mechanical Engineer will be involved with prototyping and will support testing for tooling. Experience should include: Recent experience with Pro-Engineer, Creo 1 or 2, Wildfire 5 Plastic Injection Molding Experience with Sheet Metal 5+ years of experience Bonus: Experien...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Senior Audio Engineer Irvine, CA Full-Time $90,000 - $110,000 Apply Apply Senior Audio Engineer Irvine, CA Full-Time $90,000 - $110,000 Apply Job Details Leading consumer electronics company is one of the fastest growing companies in the country! They are revolutionizing the industry and are loo...
National Public Radio Washington, DC, 20319
Overview: A thriving, mission-driven multimedia organization, NPR produces award-winning news, information, and music programming in partnership with hundreds of independent public radio stations across the nation. NPR listeners value information, creativity, curiosity, and social responsibility – our employees do too. We are innovators and leaders in diverse fields, from journalism and digital m...
Dover Corporation Cupertino, IL
Organization Description: Founded in 1946, Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN) is a market leader and global supplier of advanced micro-acoustic solutions and specialty components serving the mobile communications, consumer electronics, medical technology, military, aerospace and industrial markets. Headquartered in Itasca, Illinois, Knowles has more than 10,000 employees in 37 locations around the wo...
Description A thriving, mission-driven multimedia organization, NPR produces award-winning news, information, and music programming in partnership with hundreds of independent public radio stations across the nation. NPR listeners value information, creativity, curiosity, and social responsibility – our employees do too. We are innovators and leaders in diverse fields, from journalism and digital...
Description A thriving, mission-driven multimedia organization, NPR produces award-winning news, information, and music programming in partnership with hundreds of independent public radio stations across the nation. NPR listeners value information, creativity, curiosity, and social responsibility – our employees do too. We are innovators and leaders in diverse fields, from journalism and digital...
">Requirements Applied Research Engineer (Acoustics/Signal Processing), Framingham, MA Bose is seeking and experienced Acoustics Applied Research Engineer to join our Automotive Systems Division. Bose is a leading innovator in premium automotive entertainment systems, and is successfully extending their market leadership in all areas of automotive audio systems. In this role, you will join the App...
Cook Children's Healthcare Fort Worth, TX, 76102
SUMMARY: The Recording Studio Producer is responsible for executing the overall plan and purpose of the recording studio as it relates to patient programming, system department activities, and oversight of all recording equipment, musical instruments, and other studio equipment. QUALIFICATIONS: · BA/BFA in Audio Engineering, Recording Studio Production, or a related field required. · Minimum of 5 ...
Hewlett-Packard Company Palo Alto, CA
Senior Mobile Acoustic Engineer - 1296076 Description Description The Senior Mobile Acoustic Engineer is responsible for research, architect, design, and validate the holistic acoustic solutions across our mobile product portfolio. You will work closely with system architect, electrical, ID, DSP, and SW engineers, as well as ODM and suppliers to: Responsibilities Define key acoustic specifica...
Technosoftcorp Redmond, WA
Hi, Technosoft Corporation is seeking Audio Engineer (QA) for Redmond, WA location If interested please contact with your resume at the earliest at ***** Title: Audio Engineer (QA) Location: Redmond, WA Duration: 18 months Required experience: Understanding of fundamental concepts of audio Well-versed in the physics of sound propagation including the effects of diffrac...
Marten Transport Redmond, WA
The Microsoft Xbox Team is responsible for a wide array of products including Xbox 360 and Xbox One game consoles, Kinect, high-performance game controllers, and gaming headsets. We are looking for a Senior Audio DSP Engineer with expertise in signal processing (DSP) and audio system design to enable world-class consumer electronic products. As a successful candidate, you enjoy working with cross ...
Marten Transport Redmond, WA
The Microsoft Xbox Team is responsible for a wide array of products including Xbox 360 and Xbox One game consoles, Kinect, high-performance game controllers, and gaming headsets. We are looking for a Senior Acoustic Engineer with expertise in design and manufacturing of high performance loudspeakers and acoustic systems for world-class consumer electronic products. As a successful candidate, you e...
Seeking an experienced A/V Technician that will be responsible for setting up, operating and tearing down audio visual equipment. This applicant should maintain expert knowledge in all facets of audio for live event production. Ideal candidates will also be responsible for assisting the floor team with set, strike and operation of additional A/V elements. They will respond to high-end client needs...
Technosoftcorp Redmond, WA
Hi, Technosoft Corporation is seeking Audio Engineer (QA) for Redmond, WA location If interested please contact with your resume at the earliest at ***** Title: Audio Engineer (QA) Location: Redmond, WA Duration: 18 months Required experience: Understanding of fundamental concepts of audio Well-versed in the physics of sound propagation including the effects of diffractio...
Step 7 Austin, TX
International Recruit Group (iRecruitGroup) has been asked to find a Validation Engineering Manager for our client.. This position is responsible for the technical and administrative leadership of post-silicon validation and characterization efforts for high performance mixed-signal analog converters, Class D digital power amplifiers and integrated digital signal processing blocks. This position r...
International Recruit Group (iRecruitGroup) Austin, TX
Job Description International Recruit Group (iRecruitGroup) has been asked to find a Validation Engineering Manager for our client.. This position is responsible for the technical and administrative leadership of post-silicon validation and characterization efforts for high performance mixed-signal analog converters, Class D digital power amplifiers and integrated digital signal processing blocks...

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Engineering Career Tools

Audiovisual Technician

Salaries

$20,800.00 - $62,400.00
Typical Salary for Audiovisual Technician
(199 Respondents)
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
35.9%
Some College Coursework Completed
23.2%
Associates
19%
High School
8.5%
Vocational
5.6%
Certification
3.5%
Master's
2.8%
(142 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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