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Sound Recording Technician Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$63,256 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sound Recording Technician is $63,256 a year and $30 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Sound Recording Technician is between $46,011 and $77,609. 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

  • 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 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Sound Recording Technician Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Installation Technician and Service Technician
Oct 4
Plantsville, CT, USA
Dean's Stove & Spa
This position requires a clean driving record and your own tools. Electrical or HVAC experience a ... and sound systems! Now the East Coast House of Fire for Travis Industries! In 2015, Dean's Stove ...
Service Manager
Oct 4
Plantsville, CT, USA
Dean's Stove & Spa
We're currently looking for career minded service manager and technician to run our service ... This position requires a clean driving record and your own tools. Electrical or HVAC experience a ...
Contractor - General Labor
Oct 26
Hartford, CT, USA
Property 1 Preservation
Our field service technicians are responsible for the assessment and maintenance of foreclosed ... Basic computer skills Clean driver's license with a good driving record Must be able to lift 50 lbs ...
Service Manager - Hartford
Oct 11
Restaurant Technologies
Proven track record of managing customer service challenges and wins * Strong business acumen ... Our solution is environmentally sound, highly efficient and creates a safer, more productive work ...