Master control operator in television show - Salary and Career
Operational and technical supervisors in audiovisual media

Master control operator in television show - Career description, activities, functions and salary

Supervise technical and operations activities, define specifications of technical resources, verify conditions of use and conservation of equipment, plan sector activities, budget operational expenses, support events, check signal pipelines, supervise, escalate and evaluate team performance .

How much does an Master control operator in television show earn

A Master control operator in television show earns between $1.704 and $11.846 per month, with an average monthly salary of $4.747 and a median salary of $3.666 according to an salary survey along with to data of professionals hired and fired by companies in the labor market.

Our research is based on the salaries of 49 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).

Salary ranges for the Master control operator in television show

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 4.747 56.960 1.187 25
1º Quartile 1.704 20.443 426 9
Median Salary 3.666 43.992 917 20
3º Quartile 9.035 108.414 2.259 48
Higher Salary 11.846 142.156 2.962 63

Professional job categories

  • Middle level technicians
    • medium-level technicians in cultural, communications and sports services
      • technicians in operation of radio stations, television systems and video producers
        • operational and technical supervisors in audiovisual media

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Main workplaces

Operational and technical supervisors in audiovisual media they work on television and radio stations during irregular working hours. They usually work as salaried employees, with a formal contract and occasional supervision, being directly subordinate to the Managers and having subordinates. They work as a team indoors at stations, in the open or in vehicles.

What does it take to work in the field of Operational and technical supervisors in audiovisual media

The exercise of these occupations requires a complete higher education. The full performance of activities requires, on average, three to four years of experience in the area, plus extensive knowledge in information technology and sector-specific software.

Functions and activities of Master control operator in television show

Operational and technical supervisors in audiovisual media must:

  • supervise technical and operations activities;
  • support in events;
  • support events;
  • give support in events;
  • demonstrate personal skills;
  • supervise teams;
  • plan sector activities;
  • support in events;

  • Activities

    • check occurrences;
    • check signal pipelines;
    • manage team composition and movement;
    • control the achievement of technical-operational goals;
    • alert about replacement of obsolete equipment;
    • demonstrate leadership ability;
    • scaling team;
    • allocate technical resources;
    • define specification of technical resources;
    • negotiate technical-operational and financial resources with relevant areas;
    • participate in pre- and post-demand meetings;
    • hire dedicated link services;
    • identify team needs;
    • participate in the conceptualization of projects and events;
    • participate in the definition of technical-operational goals;
    • determine specific work procedures;
    • contract electricity supply;
    • monitor signal quality;
    • research technological trends;
    • work under pressure;
    • work as a team;
    • work in partnership with related areas;
    • demonstrate ability to communicate;
    • monitor the execution of the schedule;
    • demonstrate negotiation skills;
    • arrange event logistics resources;
    • manage the life cycle of equipment and systems;
    • request support and maintenance services;
    • monitor traffic and media distribution;
    • evaluate operability in the scenario;
    • enable team training and development;
    • monitor project phases;
    • forward information about technical and operational conditions of the event to related areas;
    • check conditions of use and conservation of equipment;
    • write reports and/or documents;
    • coordinate technical evaluations and approvals of new systems;
    • demonstrate attentive listening skills;
    • demonstrate flexibility ability;
    • perform a technical visit to the event site;
    • budget operating expenses;
    • supervise interconnection of third-party signals with event production;
    • demonstrate analytical ability;
    • elaborate sectoral performance indicators;
    • manage conflicts;
    • evaluate team performance;
    • demonstrate creativity;
    • consolidate incident reports;
    • monitor measuring equipment;
    • demonstrate persuasiveness;
    • demonstrate diffuse attention capacity;
    • schedule preventive system reviews;
    • ensure compliance with work safety standards and legislation;
    • request recording and broadcast script;
    • participate in team profiling;
    • provide support and maintenance service request fulfillment;
    • request audio, video, data and space segment transmission lines;
    • command activation of redundancy systems;
    • demonstrate ability to establish priorities;
    • interact with manufacturers and suppliers;
    • request public and/or private security;

    Sectors that hire Master control operator in television show the most in the job market

    • open television activities
    • retail merchandise in general, with predominance of food products - supermarkets
    • business management consulting activities
    • activities related to pay television
    • general public administration
    • data processing, application service providers and internet hosting services
    • collective passenger road transport, with fixed itinerary, intermunicipal in metropolitan region
    • retailer of other products

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