The average salary for a Film / Video Editor in Malaysia is RM 29,038.
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Job Description for Film / Video Editor
A Film/Video Editor should know his or her way around anything that pertains to audio and visual media. The order in which footage received is not that important because an editor should know how to take the footage and place it in a smooth sequence. The editor incorporates techniques that include inserting audio files for sound into video, while using linear editing systems such as Final Cut Pro or Avid Media Composer. The editor is also familiar with cutting unnecessary sounds that may hinder …Read more
Film / Video Editor Tasks
- Edit films and videotapes to insert music, dialogue, and sound effects, to arrange films into sequences, and to correct errors, using editing equipment.
- Select and combine the most effective shots of each scene to form a logical and smoothly running story, following scripts or instructions of directors and producers.
- Review assembled films or edited videotapes to determine if corrections are necessary.
- Operate computer editing systems, electronic titling systems, video switching equipment, and digital video effects units to produce a final product.
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Popular Skills for Film / Video Editor
Adobe After Effects
Apple Final Cut Pro
Skills in Video Editing, Adobe After Effects and Editing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Apple Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere.
Pay by Experience Level for Film / Video Editor
An entry-level Film / Video Editor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of RM 27,928 based on 12 salaries. An early career Film / Video Editor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of RM 29,434 based on 78 salaries. A mid-career Film / Video Editor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of RM 46,200 based on 12 salaries.
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