The average salary for a Sound Engineer is £23,324 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

£17,332 - £34,059
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£22K
£34K
MEDIAN: £22,030
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£7.45 - £20.20
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MEDIAN: £10.50
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Salary £17,332 - £34,059
Bonus £600
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£17,169 - £40,927
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47
Hourly Data £0£24
Hourly Rate £7.45 - £20.20
Overtime £0.00 - £24.66
Annual Data £0£40K
Bonus £600
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£17,169 - £40,927
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £22,327

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Q: What is it like working as a Sound Engineer?

Sound Engineer in London:
"Creative."
Pros: It's creative and I can go about projects in the way that I feel suits the desired outcome. My ideas are always taken on board and I am treated as the expert in my field.
Cons: Severely underpaid. Disagree with the staff. I frequently do work that is not on my contract with zero benefit.

Key Stats for Sound Engineer

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Sound Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲12%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
₤22,000

Entry-Level
▼2%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 88%
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