Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary Information in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission 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 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,580
25th Percentile Wage
$25,500
50th Percentile Wage
$39,700
75th Percentile Wage
$48,240
90th Percentile Wage
$57,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $57,230. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,580.

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 Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$39,700
4.16% 0.00%
2015
$38,050
10.57% -
2014
$34,030
-16.66% -
2012
$39,700
- -

Table 3. Compare Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $39,700 in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission 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 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission is 28.7 percent (28.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos and 51.8 percent (51.8%) 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 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas.