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Operator Transmitter Salary
in Virginia, United States

$51,156 (USD)

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Last updated: February 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operator Transmitter is $51,156 a year and $25 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for an Operator Transmitter is between $37,574 and $62,451. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Operator Transmitter. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Virginia, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and keeps radio transmitter to broadcast radio and television programs running properly.
  • Moves switches to cut in power to units and stages of transmitter.
  • Monitors lights on console panel to ascertain that components are operative and that transmitter is ready to emit signal.
  • Requires license issued by Federal Communications Commission.
Operator Transmitter Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Broadcast Technicians

Job family population: 30,390

Estimated population of Operator Transmitter jobs: 2,456

Rate of error: 5.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Skills data not available for this job

Operator Transmitter Job Listings for Virginia, United States

Jan 5
Arlington, United States
Arlington County (Virginia) Government
Services include testing for HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases as well as medications ... operator's license from the applicant's place of residence or the applicant must have the ability ...
Feb 15
Arlington, United States
Arlington County (Virginia) Government
... Transmitted Infections, and Nurse of the Day (NOD). The population served is an ethnically and ... Applicant must possess, or obtain by the time of appointment, a valid motor vehicle operator ...
Fiber-Laser Engineer
Jan 23
Herndon, VA, USA
... operating across the spectrum. An understanding the industry trends and best practices and a ... based transmitters, receivers etc. Fibetek's team takes pride in the devices and systems they ...
Network Engineer
Dec 15
Vienna, VA, USA
Mythics, Inc.
... and transmitted. This could include local area networks (LANs) and wireless Internet networks ... Cisco Operating Systems such as IOS and/or NX-OS Why work at Mythics? Because at Mythics, YOU count
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