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Transmitter Operator Salary
in San Diego, California

$54,941 (USD)

Average Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly

$983

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Transmitter Operator is $54,941 a year and $26 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Transmitter Operator is between $40,355 and $67,072. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.
Transmitter Operator Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Broadcast Technicians

Job family population: 30,390

Estimated population of Transmitter Operator jobs: 2,456

Rate of error: 5.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$63,692
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Transmitter Operator Job Listings for San Diego, California

AEGIS "SPY Tech" Field Engineer II
May 11
San Diego, United States
Raytheon
Job consists of installation, integration, testing, operating, maintaining, and the repair and ... V), & MMSP Transmitter Equipment and Fire Control Systems (FCS) on board US Navy Aegis Class ...
ELECTRONIC INDUSTRIAL CONTROLS MECHANIC
Jul 4
Coronado, CA, USA
Naval Facilities Engineering Command
... transmitters, receivers, consoles, operator stations, and printers. - You will determine the effects that alterations will have on a total system to verify added equipment will function correctly. ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Transmitter Operator is $54,941 a year and $26 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Transmitter Operator is between $40,355 and $67,072. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Transmitter Operator Job Listings for San Diego, California

AEGIS "SPY Tech" Field Engineer II
May 11
San Diego, United States
Raytheon
Job consists of installation, integration, testing, operating, maintaining, and the repair and ... V), & MMSP Transmitter Equipment and Fire Control Systems (FCS) on board US Navy Aegis Class ...
ELECTRONIC INDUSTRIAL CONTROLS MECHANIC
Jul 4
Coronado, CA, USA
Naval Facilities Engineering Command
... transmitters, receivers, consoles, operator stations, and printers. - You will determine the effects that alterations will have on a total system to verify added equipment will function correctly. ...
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