Production Consultant (Film Production)

What Does A Production Consultant (Film Production) Do?

A production consultant in the film production business handles anything a production needs to be successful including finding locations, crew, or equipment needed along with fixing any other problems that may arise.


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How Do I Become A Production Consultant (Film Production)?

There is no set degree requirement for getting into this field, but it is recommended that people who are interested in doing this work have a degree in one of the following areas: communications, broadcast journalism, film production, film studies, graphic arts, or another related field.

What is the Average Salary For A Production Consultant (Film Production)?

Starting – $25/hour, but this is negotiable with experience and depending upon the location.

What Courses Should I Take To Become A Production Consultant (Film Production)?

  • English¬†– As much as possible!
  • Communication
  • Psychology
  • Film Production
  • Videography
  • Photography
  • Graphic Arts

What Is The Work Environment For A Production Consultant (Film Production)?

Production consultants work on movie sets and may spend a lot of time on the phone and traveling around within the city where a film is being produced.

What Is The Future Outlook For A Production Consultant (Film Production)?

There will likely be a lot of competition for these positions.


  • Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook
  • Explore Careers, Labour Market Information, Government of Canada