A Projectionist earns an average wage of $13.49 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

$28,500 - $57,391
$40K
MEDIAN: $40,000
50%

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$10.67 - $19.59
$11
$13
$20
MEDIAN: $13.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$40,000  
   
Total Pay (?
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$22,983 - $54,631  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.67 - $19.59  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$19.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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Total Pay (?
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$22,983 - $54,631  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Job Description for Projectionist

  • Monitor film reels throughout the movie and exchange film reels when one comes to an end.
  • Maintain projecting equipment by cleaning and inspecting it between film showings.
  • Prepare film reels prior to the beginning of a movie and ensure they are set up properly.

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Key Stats for Projectionist

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Projectionist Salaries

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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