How employable are film colorists?

CareerExplorer rates film colorists with a C employability rating, meaning this career should provide moderate employment opportunities for the foreseeable future.

Are film colorists in demand?

As movie-making becomes increasingly more digital, more and more actors have a provision of digital touchups put into their contracts. This makes the job of a digital colourist necessary in the film industry. Demand for film editors continues to remain high in the movie industry, therefore specialized editing jobs like that of digital colourists will be concentrated largely in media entertainment hotspots like Los Angeles and New York. Competition is expected to be high, and there will be more demand for those with prior experience in the television or film industry.