Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary Information in Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Dallas-Plano-Irving 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 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,780
25th Percentile Wage
$33,990
50th Percentile Wage
$50,990
75th Percentile Wage
$61,760
90th Percentile Wage
$87,170

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $87,170. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $50,990. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $24,780.

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
$50,990
-2.47% 57.13%
2016
$52,250
-1.86% -
2015
$53,220
14.36% -
2014
$45,580
42.54% -
2013
$26,190
16.53% -
2012
$21,860
- -

Table 3. Compare Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary in Dallas-Plano-Irving with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $50,990 in Dallas-Plano-Irving is in the middle of salary range for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Dallas-Plano-Irving is 8.4 percent (8.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos and 62.5 percent (62.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Tyler.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$55,680
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$53,180
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$52,220
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$50,990
Fort Worth-Arlington
$47,260
Abilene
$44,900
Lubbock
$42,370
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$39,700
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$25,120
Tyler
$19,140



See also: Top paying jobs in Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas.