Video Technology Career Information

What jobs can I get? How much can I get paid?

Degrees and certificates in the Video Technology program may lead to the following jobs or careers:

 

Broadcast Technician

$11.86
Entry Hourly Wage

Film/Video Editor1

$18.82
Entry Hourly Wage

Camera Operator (Television/Video/
Motion Picture)1

$19.68
Entry Hourly Wage

1 This job may require a bachelor's degree or higher. Please review current job openings and contact your advisor to review your options.

All data gathered for Dallas/Fort Worth. Source: DCCCD Labor Market Intelligence


Why is This a Good Career Bet?

CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, projects job growth increase of 30% for video and film editors; 21% for audio and video equipment technicians; and 17% for sound engineering technicians through 2024 in Texas.

Located in the heart of Irving and Las Colinas, North Lake College is close to a number of companies in the video and film industry with numerous internship and job opportunities. Students participate in single camera film style and live multi-camera studio and remote productions, individual and group productions, and learn in the classroom and through on-the-job training.

Qualified professionals can find work in the broadcast, corporate, institutional and entrepreneurial sectors.

Our program graduates work in:

  • Advertising
  • Corporate media production
  • Film production
  • Freelance services
  • Forensic video
  • Instructional video and television production
  • Television broadcasting
  • Webcasting
  • Live sports and event video