Audio Production in Alabama

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Schools Offering Audio Production Programs in Alabama


Each year, approximately 0.2% of Alabama graduates receive degrees in audio production. In other words, every year an estimated 288 audio producers graduate from Alabama's 5 audio production schools.

Top Schools

Auburn University, which is located in Auburn University, is the top-ranked school in Alabama that has a audio production program. It received a ranking of 25th in the country in 2010. 63 students graduated with a degree in audio production from Auburn University in 2010. Tuition at Auburn University was $7,900 per year.

The University of Alabama, which was ranked 60th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Alabama that has a audio production program. It is located in Tuscaloosa. 112 students graduated with degree in audio production from The University of Alabama in 2010. Tuition at The University of Alabama was $7,900 per year.

The third-ranked school in Alabama with a audio production program is Troy University, which is located in Troy. In 2010, it was ranked 70th nationwide. In 2010, Troy University graduated 40 students from its audio production programs. Tuition at Troy University was $5,860 per year.

Cost

Audio production schools in Alabama, charge students an average tuition of $6,967 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $7,900 per year, or as little as $5,424 per year. The Alabama audio production schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. The University of Alabama - located in Tuscaloosa, students are charged $7,900 per year
  2. Auburn University - located in Auburn University, students are charged $7,900 per year
  3. University of Montevallo - located in Montevallo, students are charged $7,750 per year

The audio production schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Alabama were:

  1. Jacksonville State University - located in Jacksonville, students are charged $5,424 per year
  2. Troy University - located in Troy, students are charged $5,860 per year
  3. University of Montevallo - located in Montevallo, students are charged $7,750 per year

An audio production degree from an Alabama school... what next?

Most people who graduate from audio production school in Alabama go on to work as an audio producer. Alabama had 410 audio producers in 2010. In Alabama, the largest numbers of audio producers work in the following counties:

  1. Bibb County - 110 audio producers
  2. Mobile County - 110 audio producers
  3. Autauga County - 60 audio producers

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of audio producers in the state of Alabama will grow to 620. This would require a 10% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, audio producers earn $32,230 per year. However, this number is only an average. audio producers in Alabama had varying salaries from $15,530 to $69,100 per year in 2010. The counties in Alabama with the highest average salary for an audio producer are:

  1. Bibb County - $37,270 per year
  2. Limestone County - $34,670 per year
  3. Autauga County - $29,250 per year

The Alabama counties with the lowest average salary for audio producers are:

  1. Mobile County - $26,410 per year
  2. Autauga County - $29,250 per year
  3. Limestone County - $34,670 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Alabama statistics regarding a career in audio production. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as audio production or music production.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Audio Production in Alabama
  • Master's Degree in Audio Production in Alabama

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,987 miles from location Troy University Troy AL 29.8792 73% 29,328
6,083 miles from location The University of Alabama Tuscaloosa AL 39.7481 46% 28,699
5,962 miles from location Auburn University Auburn University AL 74.9047 33% 24,602
5,981 miles from location Jacksonville State University Jacksonville AL 24.1544 49% 9,351
6,043 miles from location University of Montevallo Montevallo AL 26.9152 49% 3,044
 

Curious what studying Audio Production gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Alabama

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians + 410 $32,230 28.1%
2
Broadcast Technicians + 340 $38,000 -19.0%
3
Sound Engineering Technicians + 40 $21,430 -20.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are audio production related jobs in Alabama