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Stunt Coordinator

Expert Sources: Ryan Gray
Date: June 22, 2019
Reads: 6,537

Career Overview

Stunt Coordinators plan and coordinate stunts on a production set. They also cast Stunt Performers in these roles.

Alternate Titles

Stunt Performer, Stunt Double, Stuntman, Stuntwoman, Stunt Actor

Avg. Salary


Salary Range

$20K – $70K+1

Career Description

A Stunt Coordinator is hired by a production to coordinate and choreograph all stunts on a set. They also hire Stunt Actors, who work scenes that are considered too risky for the Actor.

Stunt Actors take mitigated risk as a part of their job, and they are highly trained to do so. Stunt Actors often attend stunt school or are highly specialized in a specific a