Career Outlook for Film and Video Editors

Also known as:  Cue Selector, Electronic News Gathering Editor, Film Editor, Movie Editor, News Video Editor, News Videotape Editor, Tape Editor, Television News Video Editor, Video Tape Transferrer
The overall job outlook for Film or Video Editor careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 26.14 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 4.36 percent per year. Demand for Film and Video Editors is expected to go up, with an expected 8,670 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 5.44 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Film and Video Editors in the following states
California 6,030
Florida 1,810
Texas 560
Illinois 550
Massachusetts 460
Georgia 380
Missouri 360
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Film and Video Editors
Arkansas 30
Mississippi 40
Maine 40
New Hampshire 40
Montana 50
New Mexico 50
Kentucky 60