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Producers and Directors in Texas

Is Texas a good place for you to work as a Producer or Director?

19.4% Jobs Projection
$61,790 Median Salary
930 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Producers and Directors in Texas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Producers and Directors in Texas is growing faster than average.

  • Producers and Directors in Texas earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Producers and Directors Work in Texas?

In 2018, there were 5,300 Producers and Directors working in the state.

There were 5,150 Producers and Directors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 150 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 1,115 Producers and Directors working in it, which means Texas has more Producers and Directors than average.


Job Projections for Texas

Jobs for Producers and Directors in this state are growing at a rate of 19.4% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 12.2%.


Texas Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 930 annual job openings, and 9,660 total jobs in 2026 for Producers and Directors in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 14,100 annual jobs and 151,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Producers and Directors Make in Texas?

In 2018 wages for Producers and Directors ranged from $33,670 to $112,420 with $61,790 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $16.19 to $54.05. The median hourly rate was $29.71.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $28.9 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.81.

The median salary in Texas is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Texas Metros for Producers and Directors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Producers and Directors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 1,780 $67,020
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 970 $60,910
Austin-Round Rock, TX 910 $66,850
San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX 560 $53,910
El Paso, TX 230 $46,000
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX 90 $69,270
Corpus Christi, TX 80 $57,640
Waco, TX 70 $55,020
Tyler, TX 60 $61,960
Abilene, TX 50 $39,960
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX 30 $48,940

Top States for Producers and Directors Employment

View the list below to see where most Producers and Directors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 26,110 $96,590
California 25,320 $97,550
Florida 6,630 $60,320
Texas 5,300 $61,790
Georgia 4,900 $73,470
Massachusetts 3,250 $61,810
Illinois 2,950 $62,230
Pennsylvania 2,700 $58,200
Washington 2,400 $64,400
District of Columbia 2,360 $82,150
North Carolina 2,330 $59,660
Virginia 2,090 $65,140
Tennessee 2,060 $52,070
Michigan 2,030 $55,830
Ohio 1,850 $53,190
Connecticut 1,800 $70,380
Colorado 1,710 $58,830
Missouri 1,610 $55,380
Maryland 1,590 $75,620
New Jersey 1,580 $75,830

Below are the states where Producers and Directors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $97,550
New York $96,590
District of Columbia $82,150
New Jersey $75,830
Maryland $75,620
Georgia $73,470
Connecticut $70,380
Hawaii $70,120
Minnesota $65,770
Virginia $65,140

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