Career Outlook for Broadcast Technicians

Also known as:  Audio Engineer, Broadcast Engineer, Broadcast Maintenance Engineer, Broadcast Operations Engineer, Radio Station Audio Engineer, Radio/Television Technician, Remote Broadcast Engineer, Telecasting Engineer, Television Audio Engineer
The overall job outlook for Broadcast Technician careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 1.94 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of -0.32 percent per year. Demand for Broadcast Technicians is expected to go up, with an expected 8,880 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 3.64 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Broadcast Technicians in the following states
California 4,360
New York 3,730
Florida 2,010
Texas 1,830
Illinois 1,160
Virginia 1,090
Ohio 920
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Broadcast Technicians
Delaware 40
Rhode Island 60
Vermont 70
Wyoming 100
West Virginia 110
Hawaii 110
Montana 120