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Production: Specialty Careers
If you're intrigued by onscreen visual effects, drone piloting, safe weapons handling, and more, there might be a place for you in the Production: Specialty department.
A Production Assistant works with various departments on set as needed for odd jobs and support tasks. This is the entry-level position for many crew positions. Learn MoreAvg. Salary:$34,296Salary Range:$31K - $43KAlt Titles:PA
Visual Effects Supervisors are present on set when a film or television show is being shot. They advise on how to go about shooting something to make it easy to handle in post-production. With good... Learn MoreAvg. Salary:$140,502Salary Range:$59K - $225KAlt Titles:On Set VFX Supervisor, VFX Super
A Production Accountant looks after all of the finances for a production. They issue paychecks and give updates to the Producers on where their actual budget is in relation to their projected budget. Learn MoreAvg. Salary:$81,260Salary Range:$75K - $94KAlt Titles:Accountant
An Armorer supervises the use of all weapons on a film set and provides instruction for the Actors on how to properly and safely use them. Learn MoreAvg. Salary:$48,646Salary Range:$12K - $88KAlt Titles:None
A Catering (or Craft Services) person provides all food and beverages on set, with the exception of meal times. Learn MoreAvg. Salary:$48,963Salary Range:$29K-$56KAlt Titles:Crafty, Craft Services, Entertainment Catering, Caterer
The Digital Imaging Technician is responsible for wrangling all data on set and duplicating it for safety. They’re responsible for ensuring all footage is available and intact for the Editor. Learn MoreAvg. Salary:$60,326Salary Range:$58K - $65KAlt Titles:DIT
The job of an On-Set VFX Supervisor is to make sure that the required VFX shots are executed as needed, as well as to manage the VFX budget, schedule and expectations. Learn MoreAvg. Salary:$140,502Salary Range:$59K - $225KAlt Titles:Studio VFX Supervisor, In-House VFX Supervisor
Whereas the Production Accountant takes care of macro-level financials and overall budgets for a production, Assistant Production Accountants take care of micro-level financials... Learn MoreAvg. Salary:$53,748Salary Range:$38K - $77KAlt Titles:Second Assistant Production Accountant
Key Craft Services provide snacks, coffee and refreshments to crew and cast throughout the day. They also maintain trash on and around set. Learn MoreAvg. Salary:$1,200 a weekSalary Range:$110k to $180k+Alt Titles:Key Crafty Service, Key Crafty, Key Craft Server
Lead Chefs in television, film and commercials feed the cast and crew breakfast and lunch on production days. As part of the catering team, they feed from 50 to 350 people at any given time. Learn MoreAvg. Salary:$50,000Salary Range:$25K - $69KAlt Titles:Key Caterer, Catering, Chef Driver, Head Chef