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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 ($507,568,429 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: 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 $5,821,676,417 102 $57,075,259
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 $3,126,168,808 8 $390,771,101
5 Slamm Andrews $3,107,203,991 9 $345,244,888
6 Paul Rabjohns $2,352,977,201 7 $336,139,600
7 Robb Boyd $2,292,780,700 6 $382,130,117
8 Peter Myles $2,261,835,577 12 $188,486,298
9 Matthew Llewellyn $2,177,417,035 2 $1,088,708,518
10 Tom Carlson $2,073,254,013 15 $138,216,934
11 Joe E. Rand $2,035,532,755 22 $92,524,216
12 Daniel Pinder $1,797,253,645 11 $163,386,695
13 Mark Willsher $1,561,797,266 3 $520,599,089
14 Will Kaplan $1,487,810,266 17 $87,518,251
15 Jim Weidman $1,426,718,258 23 $62,031,229
16 Alex Levy $1,424,399,989 5 $284,879,998
17 Dina Eaton $1,423,603,229 7 $203,371,890
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 $1,114,528,438 2 $557,264,219
25 Bill Bernstein $1,069,680,647 11 $97,243,695
26 Jim Henrikson $1,033,477,914 25 $41,339,117
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 $912,785,873 17 $53,693,287
34 Michael Connell $844,788,164 11 $76,798,924
35 Christopher Brooks $837,483,617 8 $104,685,452
36 Lise Richardson $815,869,981 7 $116,552,854
37 Angie Rubin $811,977,398 13 $62,459,800
38 Suzana Peric $811,350,970 18 $45,075,054
39 Nigel Scott $752,780,216 2 $376,390,108
40 Ellen Segal $735,991,362 12 $61,332,614
41 Tom Kramer $733,651,635 11 $66,695,603
42 Philip Tallman $714,628,355 6 $119,104,726
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 Tony Lewis $674,679,872 7 $96,382,839
48 Robin Whittaker $657,752,053 4 $164,438,013
49 Alex Gibson $652,663,513 10 $65,266,351
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 $616,470,396 11 $56,042,763
54 Bryan Lawson $613,233,417 4 $153,308,354
55 Sam Zeines $610,850,021 4 $152,712,505
56 Del Spiva $577,518,659 10 $57,751,866
57 Clint Bennett $571,801,498 3 $190,600,499
58 Jim Schultz $559,168,411 8 $69,896,051
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 Brett Pierce $524,893,147 7 $74,984,735
63 Julie Pearce $516,041,898 9 $57,337,989
64 Tanya Noel Hill $507,338,368 7 $72,476,910
65 Daryl Kell $500,982,672 7 $71,568,953
66 Peter Snell $499,588,484 2 $249,794,242
67 Ted Caplan $498,633,055 3 $166,211,018
68 Zig Gron $493,354,714 3 $164,451,571
69 Eric Reasoner $491,095,259 3 $163,698,420
70 Carl Kaller $488,791,410 6 $81,465,235
71 Ryan Rubin $479,816,912 2 $239,908,456
72 Erich Stratmann $474,515,632 5 $94,903,126
73 James Bellamy $469,263,300 6 $78,210,550
74 Shannon Erbe $458,865,074 7 $65,552,153
75 Zigmund Gron $457,178,627 4 $114,294,657
76 Nashia Wachsman $437,879,223 1 $437,879,223
77 Michael Bauer $437,257,087 4 $109,314,272
78 Earl Ghaffari $429,600,000 1 $429,600,000
79 Dominic Gibbs $427,055,283 1 $427,055,283
80 Todd Kasow $424,720,105 15 $28,314,674
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 $363,060,946 9 $40,340,105
91 Terry Wilson $362,563,013 8 $45,320,377
92 John Warhurst $356,435,627 6 $59,405,938
93 Laurie Higgins-Tobias $352,968,792 2 $176,484,396
94 Maarten Hofmeijer $346,803,239 4 $86,700,810
95 Manish Raval $341,531,373 4 $85,382,843
96 Lee Scott $339,736,082 7 $48,533,726
97 Paul Silver $337,324,849 4 $84,331,212
98 John LaSalandra $332,700,000 3 $110,900,000
99 Louie Schultz $322,420,704 3 $107,473,568
100 Kirsty Whalley $320,942,631 5 $64,188,526

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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