FILM & TELEVISION ECONOMIC CONTRIBUTION BY STATE

The production and distribution of movies and TV shows is one of the nation’s most valuable cultural and economic resources. Each year, film and TV production activity takes places in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. To find out more about the industry’s impact on specific states, click on the states below. Additional information and updates can be found at the state's film commission website located here.

Note: Industry impact (jobs/wages) numbers reflect 2017 data. Numbers are updated annually following the release of the prior year’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data.

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