Sound Technician

Sound Technicians operate technical audio equipment to control the quality of sound for live, broadcast, and recorded productions. A Sound Technician earns an average salary of $66,334 per annum.

Sound Technicians are trained to mix, record and synchronise sounds to create a positive audio experience in a variety of settings including studios, outdoor stadiums, and theatres.

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Average salary
$66,334 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Min average salary
$59,432 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Max average salary
$73,237 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Key skills required
  • A good ear for detail in all areas of sound
  • Aptitude for working with computers and audio equipment
  • Flexible attitude towards working hours
  • Able to work under pressure


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