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Master Control Engineer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$56,036 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Master Control Engineer is $56,036 a year and $27 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Master Control Engineer is between $41,101 and $68,522. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Master Control Engineer. 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

  • Prepares, operates, controls, and monitors television broadcasting equipment to transmit television programs and station breaks to viewing audience.
  • Reads television programming log to ascertain name of program or station break, and at what time program or station break is scheduled to air.
Master Control Engineer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Broadcast Technicians

Job family population: 30,390

Estimated population of Master Control Engineer jobs: 1,932

Rate of error: 5.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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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 2,716,450 (2017), 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...

Master Control Engineer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Lead Networking and Automation Engineer
May 14
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Request Technology - Craig Johnson
Network Access Control Solutions (NAC); load balancing; DDoS mitigation, tapping/sniffing ... Master's degree preferred Minimum of 15 years experience in technology engineering or support roles.
Scrum Master Analyst
May 14
Chicago, United States
Solution Partners, Inc.
... testers, Developers and end-consumers to ensure that the features meet their requirements and ... Must be able to demonstrate control of projects through effective plans and deliverable tracking ...
Lead Networking and Automation Engineer
May 14
Carrollton, United States
Request Technology, LLC
... Network Access Control Solutions (NAC) load balancing DDoS mitigation, tappingsniffing ... desired Master s degree preferred Minimum of 15 years experience in technology engineering or ...
Drinking Water Process Engineer
Mar 22
Chicago, IL, USA
Donohue & Associates, Inc.
Master's degree in Chemical, Civil or Environmental Engineering * Minimum 8 years' experience with ... control systems, HVAC/plumbing, and civil engineering. We also employ certified wastewater ...
Linux Systems Engineer
Apr 18
Chicago, United States
AMS Staffing Inc.
... control systems (Subversion, Git) - Advanced Bash scripting (and knowing when to avoid it ... master replicas) - MySQL Postgres databases ( secure installation, access management) - File ...
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