Audio-Visual and Multimedia Collections Specialists

General Information

Description

Prepare, plan, and operate multimedia teaching aids for use in education. May record, catalogue, and file materials.

Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. State and local government40.68%
  2. Private, for profit25.09%
  3. Private, not for profit21.30%
  4. Self-employed10.39%
  5. Federal government2.49%

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure

Industry areas

  • Elementary and Secondary Schools
  • Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
  • Junior Colleges
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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$40,160

State-by-state Salary

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$67,080
$23,660
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • Bachelor's degree 23%
  • Master's degree 22%
  • High school 15%
  • Associate's degree 13%
  • Post-secondary certificate 12%
  • Some college 7%
  • Post baccalaureate 4%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Less than high school 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%

Related College Majors

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Knowledge

  • Computers and Electronics
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Education and Training
  • Clerical
  • Communications and Media

Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership
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