Sound Mixer Salary

A Sound Mixer earns an average salary of $59,413 per year.

$24,000 - $128,158
$24K
$62K
$130K
MEDIAN: $61,581
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50%
90%

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$10.21 - $64.56
$10
$26
$65
MEDIAN: $25.64
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$0$129K
Salary $24,000 - $128,158
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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$23,931 - $129,838
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19
Hourly Data $0$90
Hourly Rate $10.21 - $64.56
Overtime $75.00
Annual Data $0$129K
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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$23,931 - $129,838
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

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Job Description for Sound Mixer

Sound mixers are responsible for recording and managing sound for theatrical productions, films, and television shows. They will record the dialogue and sound effects for the production. They have major responsibilities both before and during production. After production, the sound files will generally be sent to someone else. Before filming, they will meet with directors to determine how they want it to sound, what the technical requirements are, and what the budget is like.

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Sound Mixer Tasks

  • Compose, record, mix, and implement music and sound effects.
  • Use professional audio editing tools to record, edit, synchronize, and master audio.

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Pay by Experience Level for Sound Mixer

Pay by Experience for a Sound Mixer has a positive trend. An entry-level Sound Mixer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sound Mixer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Sound Mixer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 8 salaries. A Sound Mixer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $125,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Sound Mixer

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
28%
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Experience Affects Sound Mixer Salaries

Late-Career
▲110%

Mid-Career
▲12%

Experienced
▲6%

National Average
$59,000

Entry-Level
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 30%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 65%
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