Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary Information in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Albany-Schenectady-Troy 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 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,630
25th Percentile Wage
$32,470
50th Percentile Wage
$36,830
75th Percentile Wage
$43,710
90th Percentile Wage
$53,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $53,630. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,630.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$36,830
-0.49% 43.55%
2014
$37,010
38.61% -
2013
$22,720
8.49% -
2012
$20,790
- -

Table 3. Compare Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary in Albany-Schenectady-Troy with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $36,830 in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is in the middle of salary range for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is 51.8 percent (51.8%) lower than that in the highest paying New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island and 1.6 percent (1.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Buffalo-Niagara Falls.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$76,390
Rochester
$56,560
Nassau-Suffolk
$51,870
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$45,930
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$36,830
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$36,230



See also: Top paying jobs in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York.