The salary statistics of motion picture projectionists are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of motion picture projectionists within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The motion picture projectionists annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for motion picture projectionists. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) motion picture projectionists is $33,860. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $20,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16,950. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 99% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
|Year||Average Annual Salary||Growth (%)|
Table 2 shows the salary trend for motion picture projectionists from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 2.26%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 2.02%. We also see in both 2011 and 2012 the salaries had negtive growth.
|Motion Picture Projectionists|| |
|Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers|| |
|Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers|| |
|Amusement and Recreation Attendants|| |
|Costume Attendants|| |
|Locker Room, Coatroom, and Dressing Room Attendants|| |
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From the above tables we note that not only motion picture projectionists 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 motion picture projectionists in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $17,830 to $29,340. The highest paying state for motion picture projectionists is Michigan with a median annual salary of $29,340. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $17,830. For more salary information of motion picture projectionists profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
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|Puerto Rico|| |