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Chief Engineer Broadcasting Operations Salary
in Idaho, United States

$75,727 (USD)

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Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chief Engineer Broadcasting Operations is $75,727 a year and $36 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Chief Engineer Broadcasting Operations is between $53,696 and $93,756. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and coordinates radio or television station activities concerned with acquisition, installation, and maintenance, or with modification of studio broadcasting equipment: evaluates studio needs for new broadcasting equipment to determine if acquisition would be justified considering such factors as cost, availability, and improvement gain in technical performance, and authorizes acquisition according to evaluation.
  • Directs activities concerned with layout and design of electrical circuitry for acquired equipment to ensure conformance with codes and safety regulations.
  • Establishes procedures for operation and maintenance of studio, remote control, and microwave transmission equipment.
  • Inspects, and directs testing and maintenance of studio, remote, and airborne broadcasting equipment to ensure operational performance meets company standards and rules and regulations of federal communications commission.
  • Develops modification plans for existing broadcasting equipment to improve technical performance.
  • Directs modification and testing of equipment to ensure operational performance meets specified standards.
  • Prepares repair and maintenance schedules for studio, remote, and airborne broadcasting equipment to prevent interruption of broadcasts.
  • Contacts telephone company personnel to ensure leased landlines or microwave facilities are operative and available for network broadcasting commercial engineer 003.187-014.
  • Prepares annual budget for engineering department and controls expenditures within budget limitations.
  • May direct and coordinate activities of.
Chief Engineer Broadcasting Operations Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Electronics Engineers, Except Computer

Job family population: 134,930

Estimated population of Chief Engineer Broadcasting Operations jobs: 9,432

Rate of error: 2.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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