Television, Video, and Motion Picture Camera Operator and Editors Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors in the industry sector of health care and social assistance 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 health care and social assistance sector.

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,030
25th Percentile Wage
$43,910
50th Percentile Wage
$52,480
75th Percentile Wage
$66,530
90th Percentile Wage
$80,380

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. 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 $80,380. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $52,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors is $33,030.

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 health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$52,480
2.76% 1.62%
2016
$51,030
4.06% -
2015
$48,960
-3.59% -
2014
$50,720
-5.24% -
2013
$53,380
3.28% -
2012
$51,630
- -

Compare Television, Video, and Motion Picture Camera Operator and Editors Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of television, video, and motion picture camera operators and editors in four industries in the health care and social assistance 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 general medical and surgical hospitals - privately owned industry with an annual salary $57,220. The lowest paying industry is the hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals) industry (annual salary $54,670). 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
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$57,220
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$56,240
Hospitals - Privately owned
$54,730
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$54,670

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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