Camera Operator Head Salary in San Francisco, California

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for Camera Operator Head in San Francisco, California

The average salary of a(n) Camera Operator Head in San Francisco, California is $78,663.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Camera Operator Head in San Francisco, California is $37.82.

The average bonus of a(n) Camera Operator Head in San Francisco, California is $1,668.00.

Job Description:

Plans, directs, and coordinates motion picture filming. Confers with Director regarding interpretation of scene and desired effects. Views set or location and reviews drawings and other information relating to natural or artificial conditions to determine filming and lighting requirements. Reads charts and computes ratios to determine required lighting, film, shutter angles, filter factors, camera distance, depth of field and focus, angles of view, and other variables to produce desired effects. Confers with electricians to establish lighting requirements. Selects cameras, accessories, equipment, and film stock, utilizing knowledge of filming techniques, filming requirements, and computations. Instructs camera operators regarding camera setup, angles, distances, movement, and other variables and signals cues for starting and stopping filming. Surveys set or location for potential problems, observes effects of lighting, measures lighting levels, and coordinates necessary changes prior to filming. Views film after processing and makes adjustments, as necessary, to achieve desired effects. May direct television productions that utilize electronic cameras. May specialize in special effects. Less

Plans, directs, and coordinates motion picture filming. Confers with Director regarding interpretation of scene and desired effects. Views set or location and reviews drawings and other information relating to natural or artificial conditions to determine filming and lighting requirements. Reads... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) Camera Operator Head?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in San Francisco, California

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for Camera Operator Head in San Francisco, California

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x