The average wage for an audio engineer in the United States is around $15.29 per hour.
This is 43% below the national average. Updated in 2018.
Audio engineers earn an average hourly wage of $15.29. Salaries typically start from $12.78 per hour and go up to $25.28 per hour.
Audio engineer earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Audio engineer salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
|District of Columbia||$70,240|
How do audio engineer salaries compare to similar careers?
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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)