Career Outlook for Motion Picture Projectionists

Also known as:  Chief Projectionist, Film Projector Operator, Motion Picture Operator, Motion Picture Projectionist, Movie Projectionist, Projector Booth Operator, Stereoptician
The overall job outlook for Motion Picture Projectionist careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 8.55 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 1.43 percent per year. Demand for Motion Picture Projectionists is expected to go up, with an expected 1,490 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 1.98 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Motion Picture Projectionists in the following states
California 1,390
Texas 800
New York 700
Florida 670
Pennsylvania 390
Illinois 370
New Jersey 320
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Motion Picture Projectionists
Montana 40
Alabama 50
Nevada 50
Hawaii 60
North Dakota 60
Connecticut 70
Nebraska 80