Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary Information in Rochester, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Rochester, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Rochester 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 Rochester, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,470
25th Percentile Wage
$30,400
50th Percentile Wage
$56,560
75th Percentile Wage
$90,720
90th Percentile Wage
$111,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Rochester, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $111,750. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $23,470.

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
2017
$56,560
41.41% 22.98%
2015
$33,140
-31.44% -
2014
$43,560
- -

Table 3. Compare Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary in Rochester with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $56,560, Rochester is the second highest paying city for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in state of New York, following the highest paying city New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island (median annual salary of $76,390). Compared with New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, the median annual salary of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Rochester is 26.0 percent (26.0%) lower.

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 Rochester, New York.