Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary Information in Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Oakland-Fremont-Hayward is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture in Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,420
25th Percentile Wage
$36,650
50th Percentile Wage
$48,640
75th Percentile Wage
$67,700
90th Percentile Wage
$76,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $76,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,420.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2017
$48,640
-15.40% -37.11%
2016
$56,130
16.60% -
2015
$46,810
-42.47% -
2014
$66,690
- -

Table 3. Compare Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary in Oakland-Fremont-Hayward with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $48,640 in Oakland-Fremont-Hayward is in the middle of salary range for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Oakland-Fremont-Hayward is 27.5 percent (27.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale and 41.5 percent (41.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Santa Rosa-Petaluma.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$67,120
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$63,680
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$61,660
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$60,380
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$59,650
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$58,270
Fresno
$57,370
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$56,990
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$56,820
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$48,640
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$48,520
Bakersfield-Delano
$33,950
Modesto
$29,260
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$28,450



See also: Top paying jobs in Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California.