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Top Grossing Sound Effects Editor at the Domestic Box OfficeBETA


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This list shows the highest grossing Sound Effects Editors based on the domestic box office of the movies they worked on.

Since we are still actively researching technical roles, we consider this chart to be in beta mode. The table includes data for movies in The Numbers database. While we make every effort to collect all available data, there are inevitably omissions and errors. Please help us by sending corrections to corrections@the-numbers.com.

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Dan Hegeman
Best known as a Sound Effects Editor based on credits in that role in 69 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Skyfall ($304,360,277 in 2012), The Bourne Ultimatum ($227,471,070 in 2007), Hannibal ($165,092,266 in 2001), The Proposal ($163,958,031 in 2009), G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra ($150,201,498 in 2009), American Gangster ($130,164,645 in 2007), The Bourne Identity ($121,468,960 in 2002), Seabiscuit ($120,277,854 in 2003), Van Helsing ($120,150,546 in 2004), Green Lantern ($116,601,172 in 2011)

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Teresa Eckton
Best known as a Sound Effects Editor based on credits in that role in 15 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace ($474,544,677 in 1999), Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith ($380,270,577 in 2005), Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones ($310,676,740 in 2002), Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi ($309,205,079 in 1983), Terminator 2: Judgment Day ($203,464,105 in 1991), Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade ($197,171,806 in 1989), Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom ($179,880,271 in 1984), Contact ($100,920,329 in 1997), Jumanji ($100,458,310 in 1995), Casper ($100,328,194 in 1995)

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Ken Fischer
Best known as a Sound Effects Editor based on credits in that role in 19 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Jurassic Park ($395,708,305 in 1993), Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi ($309,205,079 in 1983), Captain America: The Winter Soldier ($259,746,958 in 2014), Terminator 2: Judgment Day ($203,464,105 in 1991), Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade ($197,171,806 in 1989), Jurassic Park III ($181,166,115 in 2001), Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom ($179,880,271 in 1984), xXx ($141,930,000 in 2002), Space Cowboys ($90,454,043 in 2000), Atlantis: The Lost Empire ($84,052,762 in 2001)

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Complete List

Rank Name Domestic
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Dan Hegeman $4,138,763,942 69 $59,982,086
2 Teresa Eckton $2,601,105,401 15 $173,407,027
3 Ken Fischer $2,452,386,558 19 $129,072,977
4 Hector Gika $2,266,016,396 33 $68,667,164
5 Charles Maynes $1,589,203,531 43 $36,958,222
6 Christopher Assells $1,549,900,619 21 $73,804,791
7 Bruce Tanis $1,489,118,881 23 $64,744,299
8 Steve Mann $1,474,124,255 22 $67,005,648
9 Jason King $1,310,336,528 19 $68,965,080
10 Mac Smith $1,254,728,088 7 $179,246,870
11 Dino DiMuro $1,169,210,875 13 $89,939,298
12 Scott Guitteau $1,136,757,156 8 $142,094,645
13 Pascal Garneau $1,128,818,821 7 $161,259,832
14 Luke Dunn Gielmuda $1,102,629,780 6 $183,771,630
15 Jeremy Bowker $1,041,935,289 5 $208,387,058
16 Benjamin A. Burtt $973,151,937 3 $324,383,979
17 Randy Kelley $970,257,423 14 $69,304,102
18 Andy Kennedy $949,473,447 5 $189,894,689
19 Jay Wilkinson $938,497,813 12 $78,208,151
20 J.R. Grubbs $919,963,332 12 $76,663,611
21 Robert Shoup $895,636,768 10 $89,563,677
22 David Hughes $876,162,405 9 $97,351,378
23 Adam Kopald $860,709,288 12 $71,725,774
24 Tim Holland $825,477,921 5 $165,095,584
25 Mark Larry $817,444,719 8 $102,180,590
26 Dino R. Dimuro $807,058,757 13 $62,081,443
27 Ann Scibelli $804,935,175 9 $89,437,242
28 Josh Gold $773,190,238 3 $257,730,079
29 Glenn Hoskinson $756,340,200 9 $84,037,800
30 Ben Burtt $751,269,967 2 $375,634,984
31 Tim Walston $746,797,985 9 $82,977,554
32 Jon Title $724,977,134 8 $90,622,142
33 Paul Berolzheimer $723,887,172 6 $120,647,862
34 Larry Oatfield $709,751,226 6 $118,291,871
35 Doug Jackson $687,223,780 13 $52,863,368
36 Samuel C. Crutcher $686,273,497 6 $114,378,916
37 Christopher Scarabosio $680,355,638 5 $136,071,128
38 Alan Rankin $679,000,950 8 $84,875,119
39 Donald L. Warner, Jr. $677,714,978 6 $112,952,496
40 John Joseph Thomas $669,208,745 15 $44,613,916
41 Greg ten Bosch $662,002,425 8 $82,750,303
42 Cindy Marty $658,075,625 5 $131,615,125
43 Kyrsten Mate $634,584,453 8 $79,323,057
44 Jed Loughran $632,606,967 5 $126,521,393
45 Wyatt Sprague $629,695,414 12 $52,474,618
46 Suhail Kafity $622,983,548 9 $69,220,394
47 Ai-Ling Lee $620,497,327 9 $68,944,147
48 Michael Mitchell $617,613,992 5 $123,522,798
49 Samir Foco $607,605,785 2 $303,802,893
50 Stephen P. Robinson $600,792,097 7 $85,827,442
51 Martin Cantwell $599,320,753 6 $99,886,792
52 Roland N. Thai $590,189,394 5 $118,037,879
53 Kim Secrist $584,982,029 10 $58,498,203
54 Bernard Weiser $582,364,926 8 $72,795,616
55 Ryan Collins $580,841,434 10 $58,084,143
56 Ethan Van der Ryn $580,330,089 6 $96,721,682
57 Jamie Hardt $579,529,474 7 $82,789,925
58 Michael Payne $570,427,213 11 $51,857,019
59 Gary Krivacek $562,011,450 10 $56,201,145
60 Peter Staubli $558,732,787 9 $62,081,421
61 David Grimaldi $555,929,871 5 $111,185,974
62 David C. Hughes $553,821,006 7 $79,117,287
63 Phil Barrie $547,401,414 4 $136,850,354
64 Randy Torres $546,047,257 4 $136,511,814
65 James Harrison $538,373,201 6 $89,728,867
66 David E. Stone $532,776,388 5 $106,555,278
67 Dustin Cawood $526,573,146 3 $175,524,382
68 Frank Eulner $525,315,426 6 $87,552,571
69 Jay Nierenberg $521,030,788 4 $130,257,697
70 Piero Mura $508,127,176 10 $50,812,718
71 Glynna Grimala $506,097,175 2 $253,048,588
72 Jeff Sawyer $502,967,737 10 $50,296,774
73 Kris Fenske $491,007,476 3 $163,669,159
74 David Chrastka $482,830,296 3 $160,943,432
75 John Dunn $476,584,680 5 $95,316,936
76 Michael W. Mitchell $472,731,998 7 $67,533,143
77 Richard Hymns $463,211,063 2 $231,605,532
78 Benjamin Cook $460,673,452 4 $115,168,363
79 Tony Lamberti $459,943,133 4 $114,985,783
80 Fabian Sanjurjo $447,147,323 5 $89,429,465
81 David Pettijohn $446,825,875 2 $223,412,938
82 Louis L. Edemann $446,825,875 2 $223,412,938
83 Nigel Christensen $442,947,206 4 $110,736,802
84 Donald Flick $442,091,456 7 $63,155,922
85 Anthony R. Milch $437,708,513 6 $72,951,419
86 Richard C. Franklin, Jr. $435,110,554 1 $435,110,554
87 P.K. Hooker $431,168,140 4 $107,792,035
88 Douglas Murray $426,102,331 3 $142,034,110
89 Peter Zinda $424,502,977 5 $84,900,595
90 Scott Sanders $422,106,441 4 $105,526,610
91 Ken Johnson $413,946,614 3 $137,982,205
92 Bruce Lacey $411,168,943 2 $205,584,472
93 Al Nelson $408,104,078 4 $102,026,020
94 Daniel Hegeman $402,595,289 4 $100,648,822
95 Larry Zipf $402,472,396 5 $80,494,479
96 Christopher Aud $400,419,344 6 $66,736,557
97 John Marquis $396,151,276 3 $132,050,425
98 Terry Eckton $395,708,305 1 $395,708,305
99 Richard E. Yawn $386,613,148 3 $128,871,049
100 Nia Hansen $383,849,671 2 $191,924,836

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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