Coordinate activities of technical departments, such as taping, editing, engineering, and maintenance, to produce radio or television programs.
Broadcast Director, News Technical Director, Newscast Director, Operations Director, Operations Manager, Production Director, Production Manager, Studio Director, Technical Director
Employment of Producers and Directors is projected to grow 2 percent from 2018 to 2028, more slowly than average compared to all occupations.
Annual Projected Job Openings
Select Type of Degree:
★ Number of granted degrees for degree type, Bachelors degree, is listed after the major.
Percent of workers in this field★ You’re seeing education information for Producers and directors because we don’t have information for Media Technical Directors/Managers. Please note the information may not be the same for both occupations.
People in this career often have these skills:
People in this career often know a lot about:
People in this career often have talent in:
People in this career often do these activities:
This page includes data from:
Career data: O*NET 26.1 Database by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (“USDOL/ETA”). Used under the CC BY 4.0 license. O*NET® is a trademark of USDOL/ETA
Occupation statistics: USDOL U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Statistics
Videos: CareerOneStop, USDOL/ETA and the Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development