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Editing & Post Careers

Editing and post-production careers play a huge role behind-the-scenes in how a finished film looks. Learn what they mean when they say they'll "fix it in post"!
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What exactly does the role of a Colorist entail? We’re breaking down this position that is equal parts creative and technical in the world of post-production. Learn More Avg. Salary: $40,097 – $58,152 Salary Range: $40,097 – $58,152 Alt Titles: Digital Colorist, Post Digital Imaging Technician, Grader
Film Editor working in editing suite

Film Editor

The Film Editor works with the Director, editing footage together to shape character and perspective, thereby creating a comprehensive onscreen narrative. Learn More Avg. Salary: $52,107 Salary Range: $35K-$79K Alt Titles: Picture Editor, Cutter
Assistant Editor at her workstation

Assistant Editor

The Assistant Editor supports the main Picture Editor by preparing projects, cleaning up timelines and handling exports. Learn More Avg. Salary: $57,455 Salary Range: $39K-$87K Alt Titles: AE
Post Supervisor working on post-production on her computer

Post Supervisor

A Post Supervisor maintains the integrity of a film or television show by overseeing color correction and visual effects, handling quality control, and managing billing and paperwork. Learn More Avg. Salary: $50,906 Salary Range: $41K - $67K Alt Titles: Post-Production Supervisor
Post-production Coordinator talking on her phone at her office

Post-Production Coordinator

Post-Production Coordinators ensure delivery of a finished episode to the network. Duties include distributing daily footage to crew and production, scheduling Actors for post dialogue work, and... Learn More Avg. Salary: $53,287 Salary Range: $40K - $70K Alt Titles: Post Coordinator, PPC
Company Producer in her office

Company Producer

The Company Producer works within a specific department in the different post-production houses to coordinate and manage schedules for the sound, color, visual effects or editing talent. Learn More Salary Range: $70,000 - $100,000 Alt Titles: Color, Sound, VFX, Editing Supervisor, Studio Manager
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