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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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: Dec 15, 2014 Closing Date: Jan 5, 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...
DTS, Inc. seeks a motivated self-starter interested in working with a creative and talented team of engineers to devise and develop software architecture, applications and PlugIns for professional audio content creation and authoring. The candidate shall support customer integration and technology demonstration and promotion. Essential Functions and Responsibilities • Devise and develop software...
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...
Sr. Audio Engineer with DSP Algorithms Intouch Staffing Professionals, Inc. ***** 650-967-3400 http://www.linkedin.com/in/techjob/ Career Location – Santa Clara, CA 95051 Several Full Time Direct Permanent Employment Positions Exist for Experienced - Digital Signal Processing Algorithm Design Engineering Professionals. The correct applicant will have the majority of the ...
Sr. Audio Engineer with DSP Algorithms Intouch Staffing Professionals, Inc. ***** 650-967-3400 http://www.linkedin.com/in/techjob/ Career Location – Santa Clara, CA 95051 Several Full Time Direct Permanent Employment Positions Exist for Experienced - Digital Signal Processing Algorithm Design Engineering Professionals. The correct applicant will have the majority of the ...
Product Manager, Audio Signal Processing – San Jose, CA Audio – Video – Voice Enhancement – Noise Suppression Intouch Staffing Professionals, Inc. 650 -967-3400 ***** http://www.linkedin.com/in/techjob/ Product Manager Audio Communication Technology Aid in the coordination of new voice DSP/audio product lines while managing life-cycles of existing products.Direct product...
Product Manager, Audio Signal Processing – San Jose, CA Audio – Video – Voice Enhancement – Noise Suppression Intouch Staffing Professionals, Inc. 650 -967-3400 ***** http://www.linkedin.com/in/techjob/ Product Manager Audio Communication Technology Aid in the coordination of new voice DSP/audio product lines while managing life-cycles of existing products.Direct product...
Product Manager – San Jose, CA Signal Processing Voice Enhancement Intouch Staffing Professionals, Inc 650 -967-3400 ***** http://www.linkedin.com/in/techjob Product Line Manager Audio Communication Aid in the coordination of new voice DSP/audio product lines while managing lifecycle of existing products. Direct product definition and product development for voice recog...
SemiconductorTALENT.com is a North American leader in providing executive search services to the microelectronics and engineering sectors Chief Product Definer / Architect - Audio IC for Mobile (technical leadership position reports to Sr. Director) Required: - BS in EE or CS - 7+ years of experience supporting ASIC / SOC for Mobile applications - Experience in Audio chip architecture defini...
JOB SUMMARY: Will support Audio/Video Lead Engineer, and be responsible for researching, designing, planning, developing, and/or evaluating new, advanced technologies by translating customer requirements or strategic business objectives into final product design requirements and design. Must be able to work independently. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Works with other members of cross-functional teams, ...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Seattle AV Engineer Seattle, WA; West Seattle, WA Full-Time $75,000 - $110,000 Apply Apply Seattle AV Engineer Seattle, WA; West Seattle, WA Full-Time $75,000 - $110,000 Apply Job Details Commercial Audio and Video Engineer, CAD Experience We are a stable, growing, commercial audio/video integr...
We're looking for a Senior Audio Programmer with solid expertise in C or C++ to join an agile team responsible for the development of DTS' next-generation game-audio SDKs. We need an experienced game developer with a love of audio and a passion to make games sound great. This is a ground-floor opportunity to work on products that take the gaming experience to a whole new level for casual and avid ...
Step 7 Chicago, IL
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...
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...
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...
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...

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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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