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Sound Recording Technician Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$63,485 (USD)

Average Salary

$31/hr

Average Hourly

$1,213

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sound Recording Technician is $63,485 a year and $31 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Sound Recording Technician is between $46,178 and $77,890. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Sound Recording Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates disk or tape recording machine to record music, dialog, or sound effects of phonograph recording sessions, radio broadcasts, television shows, training courses, or conferences, or to transfer transcribed material to sound-recording medium: threads tape through recording device or places blank disk on turntable.
  • Moves lever to regulate speed of turntable.
  • Places cutting stylus on record.
  • Examines grooves during cutting by stylus to determine if grooves are level, using microscope.
  • Turns knobs on cutting arm to shift or adjust weight of stylus and cause grooves to be cut evenly.
  • Starts recording machine and moves switches to open microphone and tune in live or recorded programs.
  • Listens through earphone to detect imperfections of recording machines or extraneous noises emanating from recording studio or production stage.
  • Observes dials, mounted on machine, to ensure that volume level and intensity remain within specified limits.
  • Removes filled reel or completed recordings from machine and attaches identifying labels.
  • Keeps record of recordings in logbook.
  • May service and repair recording machines and allied equipment.
  • May be designated according to type of machine used as disk-recording-machine operator; tape-recording-machine operator.
  • When transcribing to disk used in production of phonograph records, may be designated dubbing-machine operator.
  • When recording live television programs in monochrome or color on magnetic tape is designated videotape-recording engineer.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$73,597
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Sound Recording Technician Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Satellite Installation Technician
Jan 19
New Haven, CT, USA
Insperity
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Satellite Installation Technician
Jan 19
Norwich, CT, USA
Insperity
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Satellite Installation Technician
Jan 19
Hartford, CT, USA
Insperity
... this sound like you? If so, we invite you to apply to MasTec today. Here, we work hard to set you ... Pass a pre-employment drug test, criminal background check and MVR (driving record) check * Be able ...
Fire Safety Technician Entry Position
Dec 10
Old Lyme, CT, USA
JLN Associates
Records all necessary information as required by Facility procedures. * Assists in performance of ... Required Skills and Knowledge Sound working knowledge of Fire Protection principles and practices ...
Senior Aquaculture Technician
Dec 13
Waterbury, CT, USA
Express Employment Professionals - Waterbury, CT
Exercise sound judgement, quick problem solving and fast-paced decision making. * Provide data ... Maintain record keeping database for scheduled maintenance of all aquaculture and aquaponics ...
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