The annual and hourly salary statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$33,760|
|25th Percentile Wage||$41,990|
|50th Percentile Wage||$59,650|
|75th Percentile Wage||$77,240|
|90th Percentile Wage||$98,020|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $59,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,760.
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.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||3-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $59,650 in San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont 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 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont is 11.1 percent (11.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale and 52.3 percent (52.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Santa Rosa-Petaluma.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |