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$57,371

Average Base Salary

$28/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,033

Average Bonus
The average audio operator salary in District of Columbia, United States is $57,371 or an hourly rate of $28. This is 14% higher (+$7,043) than the average audio operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,033.
Salary by Experience

$44,812

Entry Level Salary

$75,022

Senior Level Salary
An entry level audio operator (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $44,812. On the other end, a senior level audio operator (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $75,022.
Job Description
Set up, or set up and operate audio and video equipment including microphones, sound speakers, video screens, projectors, video monitors, recording equipment, connecting wires and cables, sound and mixing boards, and related electronic equipment for concerts, sports events, meetings and conventions, presentations, and news conferences. May also set up and operate associated spotlights and other custom lighting systems. Excludes "Sound Engineering Technicians" (27-4014).
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