Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare camera operator, television, video, and motion picture salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,360
25th Percentile Wage
$37,370
50th Percentile Wage
$46,900
75th Percentile Wage
$57,300
90th Percentile Wage
$67,910

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) camera operators, television, video, and motion picture is $67,910. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $46,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid camera operators, television, video, and motion picture is $29,360.

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 in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$46,900
-9.66% 2.67%
2016
$51,430
6.32% -
2015
$48,180
-4.96% -
2014
$50,570
9.73% -
2012
$45,650
- -

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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