Significant Information: Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and Radio Operators
- Job applicants face strong competition for jobs in major
metropolitan areas, where pay generally is higher; prospects are better
in small cities and towns.
- Technical school, community college, or college training in
electronics, computer networking, or broadcast technology provides the
- About 32 percent work in broadcasting, mainly for radio and
television stations, and 16 percent work in the motion picture and
sound recording industries.
- Evening, weekend, and holiday work is common.