Camera Operator, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Salary Information in Richmond, Virginia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,140
25th Percentile Wage
$34,680
50th Percentile Wage
$52,350
75th Percentile Wage
$71,250
90th Percentile Wage
$87,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Richmond, Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $87,440. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $29,140.

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 Growth4-Year Growth
2017
$52,350
13.37% 53.66%
2016
$45,350
-0.53% -
2015
$45,590
28.84% -
2014
$32,440
25.22% -
2013
$24,260
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $52,350, Richmond is the highest paying city for camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in state of Virginia, followed by Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News (median annual salary $49,180). In comparison, the median annual salary of camera operators, television, video, and motion picture in Richmond is 6.1 percent (6.1%) higher than that in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Richmond
$52,350
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$49,180
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol
$40,110



See also: Top paying jobs in Richmond, Virginia.