Job prospects Recording Studio Technician in Manitoba

National Occupational Classification update

We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "recording studio technician" was moved from the group Audio and video recording technicians (NOC 5225) to the group Audio and video recording technicians (NOC 52113).

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

Job opportunities in Manitoba

Note that these outlooks are based on the 2016 version of the NOC. Learn more about our methodology.

recording studio technician
Prospects over the next 3 years

The employment outlook will be moderate for Audio and video recording technicians (NOC 5225) in Manitoba for the 2022-2024 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several 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 Manitoba:

  • Approximately 200 people worked in this occupation in May 2016.
  • Audio and video recording technicians mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Information and cultural industries (NAICS 51): 35%
    • Arts, entertainment and recreation (NAICS 71): 18%
    • Real Estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 53): 13%
    • Community colleges and C.E.G.E.P.s (NAICS 6112): 11%
    • Universities (NAICS 6113): 7%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 76% compared to 79% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 24% compared to 21% for all occupations
  • 65% of audio and video recording technicians work all year, while 35% work only part of the year, compared to 64% and 36% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 35 weeks compared to 31 weeks for all occupations.
  • 23% of audio and video recording technicians are self-employed compared to an average of 10% for all occupations.
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 92% compared to 53% for all occupations
    • Women: 8% compared to 47% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • no high school diploma: 10% compared to 14% for all occupations
    • high school diploma or equivalent: 36% compared to 31% for all occupations
    • apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 7% compared to 8% for all occupations
    • college certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 38% compared to 23% for all occupations
    • bachelor's degree: 10% compared to 17% for all occupations
    • university certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: n/a

Breakdown by region

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Location Job prospects
Interlake Region Undetermined
North Central Region Undetermined
North Region Undetermined
Parklands Region Undetermined
South Central Region Undetermined
Southeast Region Undetermined
Southwest Region Undetermined
Winnipeg Region Undetermined

Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

Labour Market Information Survey
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