A Sound Mixer earns an average salary of $50,615 per year.

$24,328 - $121,318
(Median)
$24K
$51K
$120K
MEDIAN: $50,615
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$10.07 - $74.50
(Median)
$10
$28
$74
MEDIAN: $28.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$24,328 - $121,318  
   
Total Pay (?
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$23,672 - $129,519  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 21
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $74.50  
   
Overtime
$45.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
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$23,672 - $129,519  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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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

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

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Pay by Experience Level for Sound Mixer

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

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Experience Affects Sound Mixer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 44%

Mid-Career
up arrow 35%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$52,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
medical benefits
Vision: 32%
dental benefits
None: 59%
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