Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary Information in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

The annual and hourly salary statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,130
25th Percentile Wage
$35,710
50th Percentile Wage
$62,820
75th Percentile Wage
$76,250
90th Percentile Wage
$107,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $107,700. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $25,130.

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 from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$62,820
6.84% 40.96%
2016
$58,520
25.70% -
2015
$43,480
-5.84% -
2014
$46,020
15.15% -
2013
$39,050
5.02% -
2012
$37,090
- -

Table 3. Compare Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy with Other Massachusetts Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $62,820, Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is the second highest paying city for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in state of Massachusetts, following the highest paying city Boston-Cambridge-Quincy (median annual salary of $66,210). Compared with Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, the median annual salary of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is 5.1 percent (5.1%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$66,210
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$62,820
Springfield
$37,890



See also: Top paying jobs in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts.