Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician.


A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to the production of radio and television programs, and related operations, under the supervision of broadcast and studio managers, directors, editors, and producers. Includes instruction in sound, lighting, and camera operation and maintenance; power and feed control; studio operations; production preparation; broadcast engineering; related computer applications; and specialized applications such as news, entertainment, live talk, sports, commercials, and taping. (Moved from 10.0104)


Employment Options

Occupation Employment Average Wage
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
Mean Entry Experienced
Broadcast Technicians 520 510 15 Caution $13.52 $7.22 $16.67
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture 670 710 17 Caution $16.24 $7.41 $20.66
Film and Video Editors 200 200 5 Caution $19.59 $10.59 $24.09

Schools offering this program in Missouri*


Cape Girardeau Career & Technology Center
1080 S. Silver Springs Road
Cape Girardeau, MO. 63703
Phone: (573) 334-0826
cape.k12.mo.us/cc/Default.htm

Mineral Area College
5270 Flat River Road
Park Hills, MO. 63601
Phone: (573) 518-2157
www.mac.cc.mo.us

Perryville Area Career and Technology Center
326 College Street
Perryville, MO. 63775-2699
Phone: (573) 547-7500
www.perryville.k12.mo.us/

Sikeston Career & Technical Center
200 Pine Street
Sikeston, MO. 63801
Phone: (573) 471-5442
www.sikeston.k12.mo.us/

St. Louis Community College (Florissant Valley)
3400 Pershall Rd
Saint Louis, MO. 63135-1499
Phone: (314) 644-9234

St. Louis Community College (Meramec)
11333 Big Bend Rd
Saint Louis, MO. 63122-5799
Phone: (314) 644-9234



* Data Provided by Missouri Occupational Information Coordinating Committee (MOICC)