California Sound Technicians: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Sound Technicians in California

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Schools for Sound Technicians in California are listed below.

Selected Sound Technician Schools in California

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More California Sound Technician Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Cogswell Polytechnical College Sunnyvale Bachelor 230
Columbia College Hollywood Tarzana Bachelor 312
Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles Doctorate & First Professional 8,977

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Sound Technicians

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for California. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Sound Technicians

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Sound Technicians relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Fresno 40 $22420 1.11
Sacramento 40 $42590 0.4
Roseville 40 $42590 0.4
Arden 40 $42590 0.4
Arcade 40 $42590 0.4
San Diego 190 $64420 1.4
Carlsbad 190 $64420 1.4
Los Angeles 3340 $62610 5.91
Long Beach 3340 $62610 5.91
Anaheim 3340 $62610 5.91
San Francisco 390 $75450 1.78
Oakland 390 $75450 1.78
Hayward 390 $75450 1.78
San Jose 80 $48500 0.75
Sunnyvale 80 $48500 0.75
Santa Clara 80 $48500 0.75
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