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Tape Recording Machine Operator Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$63,489 (USD)

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The average pay for a Tape Recording Machine Operator is $63,489 a year and $31 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Tape Recording Machine Operator is between $46,181 and $77,894. 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 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Tape Recording Machine Operator Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

CNC Milling Machine Operator
Dec 7
Torrington, CT, USA
Gregor Technologies
... records; maintaining equipment and supplies. Responsibilities: * Sets up and operate machine with ... Assisst CNC Operator I and CNC Operator II with setup and troubleshooting as required. Train and ...
CNC Turning Machine Operator
Dec 7
Torrington, CT, USA
Gregor Technologies
The CNC Turning Machine Operator produces machined parts by programming, setting up, and operating ... records; maintaining equipment and supplies. Responsibilities: * May be required to operate ...
Machine Operator
Jan 4
Avon, United States
Monitor and records pressure and ranges as required. Load film on and off machines. Slit material ... Machine Operator Skills: Exhibit a high level of attention to detail, care and caution to ...
Machine Operator Openings in Windsor, CT!
Nov 9
Windsor, CT, USA
Data-Mail, Inc
Feed material into the machine making sure material does not jam or slow down production. Adjust ... recording as required by procedures. General: 1. Perform preventive maintenance on assigned ...
Machine Operator
Jan 9
Windsor, United States
... makes operating adjustments (as required) and verifies product quality and equipment operating ... Monitor and records pressure and ranges as required. Load film on and off machines. Slit material ...