Job prospects Recording Studio Technician in Alberta

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as a "recording studio technician" in Alberta or Canada.

Job opportunities in Alberta

Prospects over the next 3 years


The employment outlook will be limited for Audio and video recording technicians (NOC 52113) in Alberta for the 2023-2025 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a few new positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Audio and video recording technicians in Alberta:

  • Approximately 1,150 people worked in this occupation in May 2021.
  • Audio and video recording technicians mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Information and cultural industries (NAICS 51): 39%
    • Arts, entertainment and recreation (NAICS 71): 14%
    • Other professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 5414, 5416-5419): 6%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 6%
    • Other retail stores (NAICS 44-45, except 445): 5%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 63% compared to 80% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 37% compared to 20% for all occupations
  • 44% of audio and video recording technicians work all year, while 56% work only part of the year, compared to 61% and 39% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 35 weeks compared to 42 weeks for all occupations.
  • 39% of audio and video recording technicians are self-employed compared to an average of 15% for all occupations.
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 84% compared to 53% for all occupations
    • Women: 16% compared to 47% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • no high school diploma: 8% compared to 10% for all occupations
    • high school diploma or equivalent: 28% compared to 28% for all occupations
    • apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 10% compared to 13% for all occupations
    • college certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 34% compared to 19% for all occupations
    • bachelor's degree: 17% compared to 21% for all occupations
    • university certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: less than 5% compared to 9% for all occupations

Breakdown by region

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Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour Market Information Survey
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