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Motion Picture Projectionists

General Information

Description

Set up and operate motion picture projection and related sound reproduction equipment.

Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. Private, for profit60.70%
  2. Self-employed27.42%
  3. Private, not for profit11.88%

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure
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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$29,350

State-by-state Salary

Gray states indicate no data available

$55,760
$18,800
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • High school 61%
  • Less than high school 19%
  • Bachelor's degree 10%
  • Some college 8%
  • Master's degree 0%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Associate's degree 0%
  • Post baccalaureate 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%
  • Post-secondary certificate 0%

Knowledge

  • Computers and Electronics
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Mechanical
  • Communications and Media
  • English Language

Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership
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