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

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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,670
25th Percentile Wage
$30,730
50th Percentile Wage
$36,680
75th Percentile Wage
$45,550
90th Percentile Wage
$56,820

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture 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) camera operators, television, video, and motion picture is $56,820. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $36,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid camera operators, television, video, and motion picture is $25,670.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201636,6802.34%-46.62%
201535,820-5.28%-
201437,710-39.75%-
201352,700-2.05%-
201253,780--

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

The average salaries of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in two industries in the retail trade sector are shown below. For detailed camera operator, television, video, and motion picture salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Nonstore Retailers
$40,150
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$38,630

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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