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Moderate Risk (41-60%): Occupations with a moderate risk of automation usually involve routine tasks but still require some human judgment and interaction.
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Our visitors have voted that it's probable this occupation will be automated. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 53% chance of automation.
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What is the likelihood that Broadcast Technicians will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?
The number of 'Broadcast Technicians' job openings is expected to decline 2.0% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Broadcast Technicians' was $60,700, or $29 per hour
'Broadcast Technicians' were paid 31.1% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 33,020 people employed as 'Broadcast Technicians' within the United States.
This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 4 thousand people are employed as 'Broadcast Technicians'.
Set up, operate, and maintain the electronic equipment used to acquire, edit, and transmit audio and video for radio or television programs. Control and adjust incoming and outgoing broadcast signals to regulate sound volume, signal strength, and signal clarity. Operate satellite, microwave, or other transmitter equipment to broadcast radio or television programs.
SOC Code: 27-4012.00
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