With close to one-half of Audiovisual Design Engineers in the United States reporting more than 10 years of experience in the field, this area is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Pay ranges from $43K to $85K per year and averages out to $57K annually. Most Audiovisual Design Engineers report high levels of job satisfaction. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$44,667 - $84,633
(Median)
$45K
$57K
$85K
MEDIAN: $56,935
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50%
90%

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$14.90 - $29.36
(Median)
$15
$21
$29
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$44,667 - $84,633  
   
Bonus
$385.41 - $9,967  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Commission
$12,500  
Total Pay (?
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$42,604 - $85,065  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 72
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.90 - $29.36  
   
Overtime
$30.20 - $44.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$385.41 - $9,967  
   
Commission
$12,500  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$42,604 - $85,065  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Job Description for Audiovisual Design Engineer

Audiovisual design engineers are responsible for the development, implementation, and installation of audiovisual systems. Some of these systems are on small scales such as music studios, while others are on large scales such as concert arenas, and each requires timely and precise installation by experienced audiovisual engineers. They are also responsible for all design aspects of the job, including layout and various audio/visual specifications.

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Audiovisual Design Engineer Tasks

  • Manage audiovisual projects from planning stages to completion.
  • Install, configure, and deliver audiovisual projects as contracted.
  • Provide recommendations to management regarding solutions to potential project risks and issues.
  • Test and troubleshoot audiovisual systems to ensure they work before job completion.
  • Establish project schedules and deadlines to ensure they are realistic and attainable.

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Pay by Experience Level for Audiovisual Design Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Audiovisual Design Engineers who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $48K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $62K. Audiovisual Design Engineers with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $65K. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $79K.

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Experience Affects Audiovisual Design Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$58,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Skills That Affect Audiovisual Design Engineer Salaries


Audio Visual Equipment Use
up arrow 2%

National Average
$58,000

AutoCAD
up arrow 2%

Audiovisual Systems
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Visio
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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