Motion Picture Projectionists

Top 3 projectionists Jobs

  • Projectionist - LA Rehearsal LLC - Los Angeles, CA

    We need a projectionist that can go to theaters in Southern California and work with Barco and Christy Theater style projectors. Mostly turn them on and connect content from laptop PC and macbook ...

  • Runner - Cinepolis USA - Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

    Be cognizant of issues with movie projections-communicating with management or the projectionist when issues arise * Inform management of guest complaints and or maintenance requests * Complete all ...

  • Film Vault/Scanning Technician - Duplitech - Torrance, CA

    Prior experience as a telecine operator, datacine operator, and/or projectionist * Experience using the Lipsner Smith film cleaner * Experience with magnetic audio * Experience with 1" video tape ...

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What Motion picture projectionists Do

Set up and operate motion picture projection and related sound reproduction equipment.


Motion picture projectionist Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 1,700
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $29,350

Job Outlook for Motion picture projectionists

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 1,200
  • Growth rate: 70 percent (Much faster than average)

How to Become a Motion picture projectionist

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: No formal educational credential
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

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