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Cue Selector Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$64,265 (USD)

Average Salary

$31/hr

Average Hourly

$2,005

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cue Selector is $64,265 a year and $31 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Cue Selector is between $46,614 and $78,911. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Integrates prerecorded theme, background, and bridge music with story line and film sequence to arrange musical score for episode of television series, using knowledge of film scoring: reads script of episode to become familiar with story line.
  • Confers with director, television to coordinate interpretation of script, including mood to be conveyed or quality of character stressed.
  • Listens to tape recording of theme, background, and bridge music to become familiar with them.
  • Notes key of music, length of passage, and identification number.
  • Selects passages which match story line of script to form tentative score.
  • Views episode to align selections with action on screen.
  • Gives directions to technical personnel during electronic recording of score from tapes, making changes as needed.
Cue Selector Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Business Operations Specialists, All Other

Job family population: 1,001,420

Estimated population of Cue Selector jobs: 38,104

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$74,500
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

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