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Top Grossing Sound Effects Editor at the Worldwide Box OfficeBETA


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This list shows the highest grossing Sound Effects Editors based on the worldwide 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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Lee Gilmore
Best known as a Sound Effects Editor based on credits in that role in 41 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Zootopia ($1,019,888,414 in 2016), The Hunger Games: Catching Fire ($864,868,047 in 2013), Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 ($862,889,714 in 2017), 2012 ($788,408,539 in 2009), The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 ($766,652,288 in 2014), The Amazing Spider-Man ($757,890,267 in 2012), The Amazing Spider-Man 2 ($708,996,336 in 2014), Moana ($639,369,553 in 2016), The Hangover Part II ($586,464,305 in 2011), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ($485,004,754 in 2014)

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Josh Gold
Best known as a Sound Effects Editor based on credits in that role in 20 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Iron Man 3 ($1,215,392,272 in 2013), Minions ($1,167,245,366 in 2015), Captain America: Civil War ($1,153,304,495 in 2016), Rogue One: A Star Wars Story ($1,050,988,488 in 2016), Captain America: The Winter Soldier ($714,401,889 in 2014), Doctor Strange ($677,323,653 in 2016), Thor: The Dark World ($644,602,516 in 2013), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa ($599,680,774 in 2008), Brave ($554,606,532 in 2012), Ant-Man ($519,338,048 in 2015)

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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 ($1,110,526,981 in 2012), The Bourne Ultimatum ($442,161,562 in 2007), Pacific Rim ($411,002,906 in 2013), Hannibal ($350,100,280 in 2001), The Proposal ($314,709,717 in 2009), G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra ($302,469,017 in 2009), Van Helsing ($300,150,546 in 2004), The Bourne Legacy ($280,355,920 in 2012), American Gangster ($267,985,456 in 2007), Green Lantern ($219,535,492 in 2011)

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Complete List

Rank Name Worldwide
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Lee Gilmore $12,076,086,376 41 $294,538,692
2 Josh Gold $11,629,236,680 20 $581,461,834
3 Dan Hegeman $8,721,515,566 69 $126,398,776
4 Jed Loughran $8,332,141,709 21 $396,768,653
5 Shannon Mills $8,023,119,337 17 $471,948,196
6 Teresa Eckton $5,848,923,436 16 $365,557,715
7 Hector Gika $5,727,916,100 33 $173,573,215
8 Ken Fischer $5,468,533,788 19 $287,817,568
9 Ben Burtt $4,821,647,664 7 $688,806,809
10 Scott Guitteau $3,715,040,118 9 $412,782,235
11 Mac Smith $3,543,291,213 7 $506,184,459
12 Christopher Assells $3,277,882,913 21 $156,089,663
13 Pascal Garneau $3,234,884,927 7 $462,126,418
14 Charles Maynes $3,189,945,319 43 $74,184,775
15 Dino DiMuro $3,062,680,698 13 $235,590,823
16 Luke Dunn Gielmuda $3,041,574,717 6 $506,929,120
17 Jeremy Bowker $2,991,532,578 5 $598,306,516
18 Andy Kennedy $2,981,394,985 5 $596,278,997
19 Bruce Tanis $2,895,856,438 23 $125,906,802
20 Steve Mann $2,594,500,598 22 $117,931,845
21 Ann Scibelli $2,510,018,006 9 $278,890,890
22 Jay Wilkinson $2,473,765,978 12 $206,147,165
23 Jason King $2,448,732,077 19 $128,880,636
24 J.R. Grubbs $2,285,755,050 12 $190,479,588
25 Adam Kopald $2,283,071,015 13 $175,620,847
26 David Hughes $2,080,481,364 9 $231,164,596
27 Stephen P. Robinson $2,055,348,577 7 $293,621,225
28 David Chrastka $2,048,635,198 3 $682,878,399
29 Alan Rankin $2,039,361,152 8 $254,920,144
30 Greg ten Bosch $1,927,374,904 8 $240,921,863
31 Tim Holland $1,885,337,922 5 $377,067,584
32 Jon Title $1,885,013,431 9 $209,445,937
33 Glynna Grimala $1,881,787,059 2 $940,893,530
34 Robert Shoup $1,840,577,802 10 $184,057,780
35 James Harrison $1,813,060,307 6 $302,176,718
36 Mark Larry $1,774,928,352 8 $221,866,044
37 Tim Walston $1,770,633,580 9 $196,737,064
38 Paul Berolzheimer $1,744,361,901 6 $290,726,984
39 Martin Cantwell $1,739,633,230 6 $289,938,872
40 Dino R. Dimuro $1,713,429,704 13 $131,802,285
41 Randy Kelley $1,593,868,226 14 $113,847,730
42 Frank Eulner $1,552,281,919 7 $221,754,560
43 David C. Hughes $1,535,381,237 7 $219,340,177
44 Nia Hansen $1,531,892,965 2 $765,946,483
45 Kyrsten Mate $1,525,178,992 8 $190,647,374
46 Samir Foco $1,517,881,178 2 $758,940,589
47 Larry Oatfield $1,505,954,821 6 $250,992,470
48 Michael Mitchell $1,463,447,490 6 $243,907,915
49 P.K. Hooker $1,451,208,790 4 $362,802,198
50 Scott Wolfs $1,449,282,227 3 $483,094,076
51 Ethan Van der Ryn $1,414,364,713 6 $235,727,452
52 Christopher Scarabosio $1,379,737,229 5 $275,947,446
53 Dustin Cawood $1,372,612,566 3 $457,537,522
54 Doug Jackson $1,365,620,471 13 $105,047,729
55 Ai-Ling Lee $1,331,096,931 9 $147,899,659
56 Jamie Hardt $1,323,430,308 7 $189,061,473
57 Ben Meechan $1,316,867,336 4 $329,216,834
58 Randy Torres $1,293,247,380 4 $323,311,845
59 Samuel C. Crutcher $1,281,232,707 6 $213,538,785
60 David Grimaldi $1,257,316,873 5 $251,463,375
61 Suhail Kafity $1,252,939,731 9 $139,215,526
62 Michael Payne $1,250,229,380 11 $113,657,216
63 Addison Teague $1,247,191,379 3 $415,730,460
64 Peter Staubli $1,238,562,326 9 $137,618,036
65 Richard Hymns $1,229,821,716 2 $614,910,858
66 John Marquis $1,224,174,909 3 $408,058,303
67 Phil Barrie $1,218,305,615 4 $304,576,404
68 Glenn Hoskinson $1,218,066,585 9 $135,340,732
69 Ryan Collins $1,193,702,638 10 $119,370,264
70 John Joseph Thomas $1,191,994,968 15 $79,466,331
71 David E. Stone $1,177,342,189 5 $235,468,438
72 Wyatt Sprague $1,176,384,980 13 $90,491,152
73 E.J. Holowicki $1,170,476,107 3 $390,158,702
74 Michael W. Mitchell $1,156,027,314 7 $165,146,759
75 Hayden Collow $1,153,443,991 3 $384,481,330
76 John Dunn $1,151,693,972 5 $230,338,794
77 Donald L. Warner, Jr. $1,130,074,911 6 $188,345,819
78 Douglas Murray $1,128,527,204 3 $376,175,735
79 Kris Fenske $1,125,882,643 3 $375,294,214
80 Cindy Marty $1,092,529,168 5 $218,505,834
81 Fabian Sanjurjo $1,085,585,088 5 $217,117,018
82 Al Nelson $1,071,889,023 4 $267,972,256
83 Bernard Weiser $1,066,510,782 9 $118,501,198
84 Justin Webster $1,058,549,543 2 $529,274,772
85 Nigel Christensen $1,054,720,439 4 $263,680,110
86 Gary Krivacek $1,049,259,082 10 $104,925,908
87 Roland N. Thai $1,047,408,839 5 $209,481,768
88 Terry Eckton $1,038,812,584 1 $1,038,812,584
89 Kim Secrist $1,038,741,481 10 $103,874,148
90 Andre Zweers $1,034,530,156 1 $1,034,530,156
91 D. Chris Smith $1,027,274,419 4 $256,818,605
92 Oliver Tarney $1,017,151,599 3 $339,050,533
93 Daniel Hegeman $991,452,302 4 $247,863,076
94 Jay Nierenberg $971,877,092 4 $242,969,273
95 Jeff Sawyer $967,365,654 10 $96,736,565
96 Alistair Hawkins $937,599,006 3 $312,533,002
97 Piero Mura $928,600,671 10 $92,860,067
98 Christian Schaaning $901,406,733 3 $300,468,911
99 Jon Olive $896,911,078 1 $896,911,078
100 Chuck Michael $891,777,702 7 $127,396,815

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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