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Top Grossing Music Editor at the International Box OfficeBETA


See also: Top Domestic Music Editors - Top International Art Directors - Top International Assistant Directors - Top International Associate Producers - Top International Casting Directors - Top International Cinematographers - Top International Co-Producers - Top International Composers - Top International Costume Designers - Top International Dialogue Editors - Top International Directors - Top International Editors - Top International Executive Producers - Top International Make-up and Hair Designers - Top International Music Supervisors - Top International Producers - Top International Production Designers - Top International Re-recording Mixers - Top International Screenwriters - Top International Set Decorators - Top International Set Designers - Top International Sound Designers - Top International Sound Effects Editors - Top International Sound Mixers - Top International Story Creators - Top International Stunt Coordinators - Top International Supervising Sound Editors - Top International Unit Production Managers - Top International Visual Effects Supervisors - Top Worldwide Music Editors

This list shows the highest grossing Music Editors based on the international 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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Kenneth Karman
Best known as a Music Editor based on credits in that role in 102 films.
Top films contributed to this record: The Secret Life of Pets ($507,573,977 in 2016), Forrest Gump ($349,699,499 in 1994), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl ($329,542,879 in 2003), Godzilla ($328,400,000 in 2014), Mission: Impossible ($276,716,108 in 1996), The Mummy Returns ($233,032,755 in 2001), Back to the Future Part II ($213,549,998 in 1989), Enchanted ($212,677,264 in 2007), Who Framed Roger Rabbit? ($197,387,508 in 1988), Cast Away ($193,598,374 in 2000)

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Jeanette Surga
Best known as a Music Editor based on credits in that role in 49 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Avengers: Age of Ultron ($949,212,854 in 2015), Iron Man 3 ($806,400,000 in 2013), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl ($329,542,879 in 2003), Rise of the Planet of the Apes ($306,100,000 in 2011), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ($293,800,000 in 2014), Snow White and the Huntsman ($245,884,991 in 2012), National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets ($237,364,303 in 2007), G-Force ($173,381,071 in 2009), National Treasure ($158,318,408 in 2004), The Sorcerer's Apprentice ($154,835,329 in 2010)

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Ken Wannberg
Best known as a Music Editor based on credits in that role in 26 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace ($552,500,000 in 1999), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($547,149,597 in 2004), Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith ($468,728,300 in 2005), Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones ($346,018,875 in 2002), Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope ($325,600,000 in 1977), Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade ($277,000,000 in 1989), Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi ($263,500,000 in 1983), Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back ($243,900,000 in 1980), Close Encounters of the Third Kind ($171,700,000 in 1977), Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom ($153,200,000 in 1984)

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Complete List

Rank Name International
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Kenneth Karman $5,821,686,075 102 $57,075,354
2 Jeanette Surga $4,604,744,330 49 $93,974,374
3 Ken Wannberg $4,068,267,326 26 $156,471,820
4 Joe Lisanti $3,125,150,483 8 $390,643,810
5 Slamm Andrews $3,104,875,043 9 $344,986,116
6 Paul Rabjohns $2,351,876,895 7 $335,982,414
7 Robb Boyd $2,291,680,394 6 $381,946,732
8 Peter Myles $2,261,835,577 12 $188,486,298
9 Matthew Llewellyn $2,176,316,729 2 $1,088,158,365
10 Tom Carlson $2,073,254,013 15 $138,216,934
11 Joe E. Rand $2,027,455,074 22 $92,157,049
12 Daniel Pinder $1,797,198,777 11 $163,381,707
13 Will Kaplan $1,487,810,266 17 $87,518,251
14 Jim Weidman $1,426,718,258 23 $62,031,229
15 Alex Levy $1,424,399,989 5 $284,879,998
16 Dina Eaton $1,423,603,229 7 $203,371,890
17 Mark Willsher $1,402,000,000 2 $701,000,000
18 Peter Clarke $1,350,989,401 7 $192,998,486
19 Melissa Muik $1,271,102,720 6 $211,850,453
20 Adam Smalley $1,263,995,269 16 $78,999,704
21 Christopher Benstead $1,228,135,197 5 $245,627,039
22 Paul Apelgren $1,153,942,583 2 $576,971,292
23 Gerard McCann $1,127,429,594 6 $187,904,932
24 Kyle Clausen $1,113,428,132 2 $556,714,066
25 Bill Bernstein $1,069,680,647 11 $97,243,695
26 Jim Henrikson $1,030,719,466 25 $41,228,779
27 Simon Changer $1,011,112,935 3 $337,037,645
28 David Olson $1,003,865,130 15 $66,924,342
29 Shie Rozow $995,544,799 6 $165,924,133
30 Richard Whitfield $982,261,576 13 $75,558,583
31 Yann McCullough $928,815,804 5 $185,763,161
32 John Finklea $923,254,757 5 $184,650,951
33 Bill Abbott $912,685,449 17 $53,687,379
34 Michael Connell $844,830,917 11 $76,802,811
35 Christopher Brooks $837,483,617 8 $104,685,452
36 Lise Richardson $814,092,501 7 $116,298,929
37 Angie Rubin $811,876,974 13 $62,452,075
38 Suzana Peric $811,205,564 18 $45,066,976
39 Nigel Scott $752,780,216 2 $376,390,108
40 Ellen Segal $735,501,146 12 $61,291,762
41 Tom Kramer $733,651,635 11 $66,695,603
42 Philip Tallman $701,527,894 6 $116,921,316
43 Graham Sutton $696,265,496 5 $139,253,099
44 Bob Badami $682,999,522 12 $56,916,627
45 Ramiro Belgardt $681,279,405 7 $97,325,629
46 Jim Harrison $678,149,553 8 $84,768,694
47 Alex Gibson $657,380,489 10 $65,738,049
48 Robin Whittaker $654,407,616 4 $163,601,904
49 Tony Lewis $653,785,659 6 $108,964,277
50 J. J. George $644,008,459 6 $107,334,743
51 Sheri Ozeki $628,132,129 2 $314,066,065
52 Darrell Hall $618,036,999 7 $88,291,000
53 Kenneth Hall $616,439,340 11 $56,039,940
54 Bryan Lawson $613,152,986 4 $153,288,247
55 Sam Zeines $610,850,021 4 $152,712,505
56 Clint Bennett $570,047,296 3 $190,015,765
57 Del Spiva $564,267,653 10 $56,426,765
58 Jim Schultz $555,823,974 8 $69,477,997
59 Steve Durkee $554,994,649 2 $277,497,325
60 Jack Dolman $549,293,428 5 $109,858,686
61 Andrew Silver $540,985,614 10 $54,098,561
62 Julie Pearce $516,041,898 9 $57,337,989
63 Tanya Noel Hill $507,338,368 7 $72,476,910
64 Daryl Kell $500,982,672 7 $71,568,953
65 Peter Snell $499,588,484 2 $249,794,242
66 Ted Caplan $498,633,055 3 $166,211,018
67 Zig Gron $493,354,714 3 $164,451,571
68 Eric Reasoner $491,095,259 3 $163,698,420
69 Carl Kaller $488,791,410 6 $81,465,235
70 Ryan Rubin $482,779,686 2 $241,389,843
71 Erich Stratmann $473,497,307 5 $94,699,461
72 James Bellamy $469,263,300 6 $78,210,550
73 Shannon Erbe $458,865,074 7 $65,552,153
74 Zigmund Gron $457,178,627 4 $114,294,657
75 Nashia Wachsman $437,879,223 1 $437,879,223
76 Michael Bauer $437,257,087 4 $109,314,272
77 Earl Ghaffari $429,600,000 1 $429,600,000
78 Dominic Gibbs $427,055,283 1 $427,055,283
79 Todd Kasow $420,277,535 15 $28,018,502
80 Brett Pierce $414,416,996 6 $69,069,499
81 Jeff Carson $413,645,628 15 $27,576,375
82 Andrew Dorfman $409,828,077 5 $81,965,615
83 Dominic Certo $404,490,397 2 $202,245,199
84 Clif Kohlweck $399,977,099 2 $199,988,550
85 Todd Bozung $373,477,797 9 $41,497,533
86 Bob Hathaway $372,700,000 2 $186,350,000
87 Amanda Goodpaster $369,923,334 9 $41,102,593
88 Marc Streitenfeld $366,156,931 3 $122,052,310
89 Joseph Bonn $364,712,747 2 $182,356,374
90 Nic Ratner $363,061,136 9 $40,340,126
91 Terry Wilson $362,547,525 8 $45,318,441
92 Laurie Higgins-Tobias $352,968,792 2 $176,484,396
93 Maarten Hofmeijer $346,711,837 4 $86,677,959
94 Manish Raval $341,531,373 4 $85,382,843
95 Lee Scott $339,736,082 7 $48,533,726
96 Paul Silver $337,324,849 4 $84,331,212
97 John LaSalandra $332,700,000 3 $110,900,000
98 Louie Schultz $322,420,370 3 $107,473,457
99 Kirsty Whalley $320,942,631 5 $64,188,526
100 Bunny Andrews $320,738,092 7 $45,819,727

The International Market is defined as all territories excluding 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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