Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary Information in Kansas City, Missouri

The annual and hourly salary statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Kansas City, Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Kansas City 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 Kansas City, Missouri

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,300
25th Percentile Wage
$36,800
50th Percentile Wage
$43,750
75th Percentile Wage
$48,760
90th Percentile Wage
$63,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Kansas City, Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $63,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $43,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $22,300.

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
$43,750
0.48% 32.94%
2016
$43,540
14.68% -
2015
$37,150
1.80% -
2014
$36,480
6.25% -
2013
$34,200
14.21% -
2012
$29,340
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Table 3. Compare Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary in Kansas City with Other Missouri Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $43,750 in Kansas City is in the middle of salary range for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in state of Missouri. In comparison, the annual salary of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Kansas City is 36.6 percent (36.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Joplin and 58.8 percent (58.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Columbia.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Joplin
$69,000
St Louis
$50,460
Kansas City
$43,750
Springfield
$18,820
Columbia
$18,040



See also: Top paying jobs in Kansas City, Missouri.