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

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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,370
25th Percentile Wage
$43,520
50th Percentile Wage
$50,650
75th Percentile Wage
$61,420
90th Percentile Wage
$77,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture 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) camera operators, television, video, and motion picture is $77,550. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $50,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid camera operators, television, video, and motion picture is $24,370.

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 health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$50,650
2.78% -1.64%
2016
$49,240
5.04% -
2015
$46,760
-7.14% -
2014
$50,100
-5.27% -
2013
$52,740
2.39% -
2012
$51,480
- -

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

The average salaries of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture 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 camera operator, television, video, and motion picture occupations is the general medical and surgical hospitals - privately owned industry with an annual salary $55,180. The lowest paying industry is the hospitals - privately owned industry (annual salary $54,300). 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
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$55,180
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$54,380
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$54,310
Hospitals - Privately owned
$54,300

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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