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Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairer Salary Information

The salary statistics of camera and photographic equipment repairers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of camera and photographic equipment repairers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The camera and photographic equipment repairers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairer Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,730
25th Percentile Wage
$29,450
50th Percentile Wage
$41,060
75th Percentile Wage
$55,190
90th Percentile Wage
$66,150

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera and photographic equipment repairers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) camera and photographic equipment repairers is $66,150. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $41,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,730. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 167% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of camera and photographic equipment repairers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201641,0601.07%7.50%
201540,6201.48%-
201440,0206.47%-
201337,430-1.47%-
201237,980--

Table 2. Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairer Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of camera and photographic equipment repairers in 11 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for camera and photographic equipment repairers occupations is the wholesale trade sector with an annual salary $51,120. The lowest paying sector is the professional, scientific, and technical services sector (annual salary $24,100).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Wholesale Trade
$51,120
Health Care and Social Assistance
$45,950
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$44,690
Construction
$43,770
Manufacturing
$40,970
Information
$39,910
Federal, State, and Local Government
$37,340
Retail Trade
$35,530
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$33,870
Educational Services
$26,750
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$24,100

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers by States

From the above tables we note that not only camera and photographic equipment repairers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of camera and photographic equipment repairers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $28,700 to $72,080. The highest paying state for camera and photographic equipment repairers is Wisconsin with a median annual salary of $72,080. The lowest paying state is Kentucky with a median annual salary of $28,700. For more salary information of camera and photographic equipment repairers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Wisconsin
$72,080
North Carolina
$55,810
Texas
$55,640
Kansas
$54,350
New York
$49,280
Florida
$47,290
Massachusetts
$45,290
Virginia
$44,950
Michigan
$43,270
Oklahoma
$43,010
Arizona
$42,400
California
$38,420
Alabama
$38,080
New Jersey
$37,740
Georgia
$34,870
Maryland
$33,350
Pennsylvania
$32,500
Illinois
$30,790
Oregon
$29,720
Colorado
$29,060
Kentucky
$28,700



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