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Producers and Directors

Produce or direct TV shows, movies, or other types of entertainment.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$32.32 / hour    Read more about wages


Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  24.1%    Read more about outlook


Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Report news to the public.
  • Discuss production content and progress with others.
  • Determine technical requirements of productions or projects.
  • Obtain copyrights or other legal permissions.
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Job Title Examples:

Promotions Producer
Television News Producer
Radio Producer

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