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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AVI-SPL designs, installs and supports technological solutions that help organizations of all types collaborate and communicate effectively -- from video control centers to hospital paging systems to conference rooms equipped for real-time video communications. Headquartered in the U.S., we have a global reach through our alliance with partners around the world. With each project, our goal is maki...
Algorithm Engineer - Speech Recognition - Audio Job description Automatic Speech Recognition,Algorithms Engineer Santa Clara, CA Automatic Speech Recognition - ASR–Santa Clara, Ca FPGA HDTV, Digital Image Processing, Intouch Staffing Professionals, Inc 650-967-3400 ***** Automatic Speech Recognition - ASR – Our client would like to hire more than one engineer or scie...
Morgan Consulting Florida, FL
Register Sign In Connect with social network: Choose language Job-Listing Job Search Advertisers Post Jobs Here Morgan Consulting Location: Gold Coast Posted: Jan 13, 2015 Closing Date: Feb 2, 2015 Work Type: Full Time Industry: Engineering : Electrical & Electronic Engineering Digital Video & Audio Product Specialist - AMX View Saved Jobs Tell a Friend Flag This Job Print This Ad...
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...
Platinum Sound Recording Studios New York, NY
Description Boutique recording studio in midtown west seeks highly motivated intern to join our team. Intern will work closely with engineers....
placingIT New York, NY
Hourly / Salary Conversion: BOE plus commission/bonus Residency Requirements: MUST be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder to be considered, as no sponsorship is being offered at this time. ABOUT THE POSITION PlacingIT Technical Staffing is searching for an Audio Visual Sales Engineering Consultant who will assist the sales team in the analysis and design of audio visual solutions. The Audio Visua...
Hourly / Salary Conversion: BOE plus commission/bonus Residency Requirements: MUST be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder to be considered, as no sponsorship is being offered at this time. ABOUT THE POSITION PlacingIT Technical Staffing is searching for an Audio Visual Sales Engineering Consultant who will assist the sales team in the analysis and design of audio visual solutions. The Audio Visua...
Platinum Sound Recording Studios New York, NY
Description Boutique recording studio in midtown west seeks highly motivated intern to join our team. Intern will work closely with engineers. What you will need to learn: 1) Awareness of simple audio problems. a) Diagnosis of noises and hums. b) Testing level differences and â??out of phaseâ? connections. c) Ability to explain problems in detail on a Trouble Report. 2) Skills in changing ...
--Summit Systems, Inc. is seeking an experienced Audio Visual Engineering Manager. This position will oversee the day to day activities of the PRO-AV engineering team, which includes presales engineers, post sales engineers, and draftsman. This team is responsible for the performing needs analysis with our sales team, creating designs and proposals, and creating all project documentation. Respons...
The TMRW Group Atlanta, GA
Description We are an Entertainment Firm hiring audio engineering interns. Interns will work with our project board to assist in the production of music for various clients. Responsibilities Record, mix, and master audio Skills Required - Mac/PC proficient, Protool, Audio Mixing, Mastering...
PlayStation University Internship Program PlayStation Internships typically are 12 weeks in length and are offered throughout the year. Our ideal candidates are junior undergraduate, Masters or Ph.D. students. Internships are also available to recent graduates within one year of graduation. International students are eligible to apply if eligible to work in the United States. Additionally, P...
We are an Equal Opportunity Employment / Affirmative Action employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free and smoke-free workplace. Drug screening and background investigation are required, as allowed by law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Asso...
POSITION: Part-Time Audio Engineering Instructor EMPLOYMENT DATE: Spring 2015 LOCATION: Lufkin QUALIFICATIONS: A bachelor’s degree is required; music degree preferred. Preference will be given to individuals with teaching experience. Extensive experience in live sound required including set up and monitor/main E. Q. Must have experience in all aspects of Pro Tools recording software. The succes...
As an Acoustics Design Engineer driving product innovations and delivery, you will have responsibilities spanning all aspects of project-based speaker and microphone development for industry-leading products. This will include: •Conceptualizing, understanding and owning audio system architecture •Selling the concepts to management •Specification and integration of audio transducers •Algorithm ...
Harman International Stamford, CT
Req ID: 16981 Role Description - Proof and manage external/internal requirements on HW systems - Work-out technical risk analysis and feasibility studies - Estimate engineering efforts for complex HW-systems - Project responsibility in the role as a HW-project leader - Synchronization with Project leaders in China Core-Development-Center - Concept analysis and development of automotive audi...
">Requirements At Bose we pride ourselves in providing extraordinary sound quality for our customers. In our home entertainment products, sound quality is the primary focus. The Home Entertainment Division is seeking a manager with a DSP engineering background to lead development of digital signal processing algorithms in home entertainment products. In this position you will supervise a team of e...
QUALCOMM Incorporated Seoul, California
Job Function The role requires interfacing with developers and training, publishing application notes, assisting customers with software integration, development, and system debugging, are some of the key daily activities in this role. Acting as the key liaison between QCT engineering and customers, customer engineers interact with marketing, test engineering and sales to ensure customer products...
QUALCOMM Incorporated Seoul, California
Qualcomm is hiring talented engineers in the area of audio and voice tuning (EEC/Filters/AGC/AIG/DRC/MBDRC/Fluence Multi-microphone solution) and HW audio codec/AMP. The role requires interfacing with developers and training, publishing application notes, assisting customers with software integration, development, and system debugging, are some of the key daily activities in this role. Acting as t...
Harman International Stamford, CT
Req ID: 36663 For our location in Karlsbad we are looking for a Working Student (m/f) within the Strategic Business Unit Audio Europe – Mechanical Engineering Job duties: (noch in Klärung mit Mait) - Supporting the industrial design team in mechanical design tasks - Drawing and providing mechanical engineering solutions internally and for suppliers - Technical support for design office, engi...
Technical support for a technology company is a big task. As the Manager, Audio Visual Design Engineering, your mission is to enable the people and technology that keep Google running. Your team provides the front line user support for all of our internal tools and technologies. Beyond the day-to-day, the team will contribute to longer-term technical projects, process improvement and the documenta...

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Engineering Career Tools

Audiovisual Technician

Salaries

$20,800.00 - $62,400.00
Typical Salary for Audiovisual Technician
(200 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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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