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Television Technician Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$56,657 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Television Technician is $56,657 a year and $27 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Television Technician is between $41,442 and $69,339. 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

  • Assists with preproduction planning of recording and transmitting broadcasts.
  • Helps with postproduction duties such as editing and dubbing.
  • Prearranges and controls television production equipment, such as cameras, lights, microphones and microphone booms, and recording equipment, in studio and at locations outside of studio, to record or transmit broadcasts.
Television Technician Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Broadcast Technicians

Job family population: 30,390

Estimated population of Television Technician jobs: 2,065

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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

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Cable Installation Technician - South Holland/Chicago
Jun 5
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Cavo Broadband Communications, LLC
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HVAC Technician
Jun 20
Aurora, IL, USA
Perfect Home Services
We are searching for a few residential HVAC service technicians to add to our team. We plan to hire ... We constantly hold contests where team members win paid vacations, TV's, iPads, tools, gadgets ...
System Analyst
Jun 21
Bolingbrook, United States
Intralot, Inc.
Games Library includes more than 400 types of games Numerical Lotteries, TV Lottery Games, Sports ... Technicians by phone to install or troubleshoot equipment Follow documented checklists and ...
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