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Broadcast Technicians

in Massachusetts

Set up, operate, and maintain the electronic equipment used to transmit radio and television programs. Control audio equipment to regulate volume level and quality of sound during radio and television broadcasts. Operate transmitter to broadcast radio or television programs.

Occupation Projection for Broadcast Technicians

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
274012  Broadcast Technicians 1,008 1,064 56 5.56 % 29 64 99 Associate's degree 

Broadcast Technicians Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Information    820  81 % 860  80 % 40  4 % $47,330
Broadcasting (except Internet)    790  78 % 820  77 % 30  4 % $47,290
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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