Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary Information in South Dakota

The average annual and hourly salaries for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in the state of South Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture among South Dakota areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture in South Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,550
25th Percentile Wage
$22,560
50th Percentile Wage
$29,770
75th Percentile Wage
$38,560
90th Percentile Wage
$48,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $48,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $29,770. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,550.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$9.40
25th Percentile Wage
$10.85
50th Percentile Wage
$14.31
75th Percentile Wage
$18.54
90th Percentile Wage
$23.40

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $23.40. The median hourly salary is $14.31. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $9.40.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201629,77011.05%13.50%
201426,480-5.40%-
201327,9107.74%-
201225,750--



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