The average hourly pay for a Sound Mixer is $28.00.
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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. They will also me…Read more
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
An early career Sound Mixer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $24.40 based on 23 salaries. A mid-career Sound Mixer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30.00 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Sound Mixer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53.50 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $70.
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