Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary Information in Memphis, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Memphis, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Memphis 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 Memphis, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,910
25th Percentile Wage
$42,740
50th Percentile Wage
$67,710
75th Percentile Wage
$88,540
90th Percentile Wage
$98,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Memphis, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $67,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,910.

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
$67,710
28.31% 30.44%
2016
$48,540
-0.31% -
2014
$48,690
-0.74% -
2013
$49,050
3.98% -
2012
$47,100
- -

Table 3. Compare Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary in Memphis with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $67,710, Memphis is the highest paying city for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in state of Tennessee, followed by Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin (median annual salary $51,430). In comparison, the median annual salary of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Memphis is 24.0 percent (24.0%) higher than that in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Memphis
$67,710
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$51,430
Knoxville
$41,540



See also: Top paying jobs in Memphis, Tennessee.