Salary and Labor Market 

Labor Market Information

Entry Level
Annual Wage
Median Annual Wage 2015
Projected Growth Rate
Projected Regional Job Opening 2012-22
Audio & Video Equipment Technicians

Broadcast Technicians

Audio-Visual Collection Specialists

 Source: DEED Labor Market Information Office,
Ridgewater College Placement Statistics 
Number of Total Graduates / Related Placement Rate

​20152014 2013
Audio Technology 3/67%​​3/67%3/100% 7/100%
Source: Ridgewater College Career Services  
Ridgewater College Related Job Postings
Number of Job Postings

2016 2015
Communications - Multimedia
Film / Video / Multimedia Production
Source: Ridgewater College Career Services 
Past Job Postings on Ridgewater's Career Services Jobs Website for Ridgewater Graduates

Business Name                 
Alpha Video & Audio Lead AV Installation Technician Edina, Minnesota
AVI Systems AV Install Technician Eden Prairie, Minnesota
City of Fridley Part time Video Production Internship Fridley, Minnesota
Dennis Kirk, Inc. Video Production Specialist Minneapolis, Minnesota
Enhanced Home Systems, Inc. Low Voltage Installer Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Electronics Technician Quantico, Virginia
Gutherie Theater Sound Internship Minneapolis, Minnesota
KDJS / K95.3  /KRVY Radio Weekend Announcer Willmar, Minnesota
KEYC12 / Fox Mankato Control Room Operator Mankato, Minnesota
​Lakeland Broadcasting
​Part-time On-Air Announcer/Board Operator
​Willmar, MN
Linder Farm Network Farm Broadcaster / Ag Communicator Owatonna, Minnesota
Marco, Inc. Audio Visual Installation Technician St. Cloud, Minnesota
Master Technology Group Commercial Audio / Video Technician Savage, Minnesota
Mediacom Communications Corp. Broadband Installer Technician Morris, MN / Waseca, MN
Minneapolis Speaker Company Design Engineer Minneapolis, MN
Morris Electronics Electronics Technician Morris, Minnesota
MRS / KKOK Radio on-Air Radio Broadcasting Morris, Minnesota
NU-Telecom TechTeam Member New Ulm, Minnesota
Red River Broadcast Corporation Production Assistant Fargo, North Dakota
Rockford Area Schools ISD 883 Technology Support Technician Rockford, Minnesota
 Source: Ridgewater College Career Services   

Ridgewater College is an equal opportunity employer and educator.