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Motion Picture Projectionists

Operate movie projectors and sound equipment.

Quick Facts


National Data
$16.77 / hour    Read more about wages


National Data
Growth rate:  70.5%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Operate audio-visual equipment.
  • Inspect equipment to ensure proper functioning.
  • Monitor operational quality or safety.
  • Prepare film for distribution or use.
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Job Title Examples:

Motion Picture Projectionist
Projection Technician
Projector Booth Operator

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