Broadcast and sound engineering technicians are about average in terms of happiness.

At CareerExplorer, we conduct an ongoing survey with millions of people and ask them how satisfied they are with their careers. As it turns out, broadcast and sound engineering technicians rate their career happiness 3.3 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 42% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy broadcast and sound engineering technicians are to similar careers in the industry. Take a look at the results below:

Salaries and satisfaction ratings in similar careers

Career Satisfaction Avg Salary
Graphic designer
3.4
$39k
Broadcast and sound engineering technician
3.3
$41k

So what does it mean to be happy in your career? Let’s break it down into different dimensions:

  • Salary: Are broadcast and sound engineering technicians happy with their salary?
  • Meaning: Do broadcast and sound engineering technicians find their jobs meaningful?
  • Personality fit: How well suited are people’s personalities to their everyday tasks as broadcast and sound engineering technicians?
  • Work environment: How enjoyable are broadcast and sound engineering technician’s work environments?
  • Skills utilization: Are broadcast and sound engineering technicians making the best use of their abilities?

Are broadcast and sound engineering technicians happy with their salary?