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Audio Engineer salary in United States

How much does an Audio Engineer make in the United States?

Average base salary

$26.96

The average salary for a audio engineer is $26.96 per hour in the United States. 150 salaries reported, updated at July 2, 2022.

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Top companies for Audio Engineers in United States

  1. Meta
    4.1star
    656 reviews14 salaries reported
    $41.99per hour
  2. $34.42per hour
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Highest paying cities for Audio Engineers in United States

  1. New York, NY
    $31.23 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $29.56 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $29.27 per hour
    9 salaries reported
  1. San Diego, CA
    $28.84 per hour
    12 salaries reported
  2. Dallas, TX
    $28.10 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. Austin, TX
    $27.92 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $27.53 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  2. Hollywood, CA
    $27.05 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Nashville, TN
    $26.97 per hour
    5 salaries reported
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 33 ratings

39% of Audio Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Sound Engineer

5,054 job openings

Average $24.57 per hour

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