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Producers and Directors

in Massachusetts

Produce or direct stage, television, radio, video, or motion picture productions for entertainment, information, or instruction. Responsible for creative decisions, such as interpretation of script, choice of actors or guests, set design, sound, special effects, and choreography.

Occupation Projection for Producers and Directors

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
272012  Producers and Directors 3,547 3,932 385 10.85 % 94 231 38 363 Bachelor's degree 

Producers and Directors Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Information    1,520  43 % 1,700  43 % 180  12 % $73,140
Broadcasting (except Internet)    920  26 % 1,030  26 % 110  12 % $72,120
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries    460  13 % 540  14 % 80  17 % $71,430
Educational Services    270  8 % 310  8 % 40  15 % $73,130
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation    260  7 % 280  7 % 20  10 % $70,420
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries    240  7 % 270  7 % 30  10 % $70,240
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