Oklahoma City, OK (population: 564,147) has one audio school within its city limits. University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center has a total student population of 3,934. It is the 6115th highest ranked school in the USA and the 136th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Audio students from Oklahoma City schools who go on to become audio professionals, audio production engineers, audio engineers, audio recording professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 46,070 people working as audio and video equipment technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $42,450. Also, Sound engineering technicians make on average $53,940 per year and there are about 15,560 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Oklahoma City area alone, there are 30 employed sound engineering technicians earning an average salary of $32,530. Audio and video equipment technicians in this area earn $30,500/yr and there are 190 employed.
Oklahoma City lies in Oklahoma county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Oklahoma City area has 564,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.31/hr average worker wage, and a $38,090 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.329 out of every 1000 jobs in Oklahoma City are held by audio and video equipment technicians, and 0.056/1000 are held by sound engineering technicians.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center ends up costing a student $/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Oklahoma City|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||7.9 miles|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||25.4 miles|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||88.8 miles|