Television, Video, and Motion Picture Camera Operator and Editors Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,810
25th Percentile Wage
$31,820
50th Percentile Wage
$39,820
75th Percentile Wage
$54,660
90th Percentile Wage
$76,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors in the industry sector of retail trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors is $76,190. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $39,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors is $25,810.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$39,820
-0.95% -29.23%
2016
$40,200
3.61% -
2015
$38,750
-4.65% -
2014
$40,550
-21.36% -
2013
$49,210
-4.57% -
2012
$51,460
- -

Compare Television, Video, and Motion Picture Camera Operator and Editors Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors in four industries in the retail trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for television, video, and motion picture camera operator and editors occupations is the nonstore retailers industry with an annual salary $48,710. The lowest paying industry is the automobile dealers industry (annual salary $35,730). For detailed television, video, and motion picture camera operator and editors salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Nonstore Retailers
$48,710
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$42,340
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers
$36,040
Automobile Dealers
$35,730

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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