Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary Information in Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan

The annual and hourly salary statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Detroit-Warren-Livonia 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 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,360
25th Percentile Wage
$35,860
50th Percentile Wage
$55,190
75th Percentile Wage
$87,140
90th Percentile Wage
$102,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $102,700. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,360.

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
$55,190
-23.28% 32.47%
2016
$68,040
23.85% -
2015
$51,810
-5.11% -
2014
$54,460
26.22% -
2013
$40,180
7.24% -
2012
$37,270
- -

Table 3. Compare Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary in Detroit-Warren-Livonia with Other Michigan Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $55,190, Detroit-Warren-Livonia is the second highest paying city for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in state of Michigan, following the highest paying city Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills (median annual salary of $56,760). Compared with Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, the median annual salary of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Detroit-Warren-Livonia is 2.8 percent (2.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills
$56,760
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$55,190
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$44,410



See also: Top paying jobs in Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan.