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Camera Operator Television & Motion Picture Salary

How much does a Camera Operator Television & Motion Picture make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Camera Operator Television & Motion Picture

$43,590 (USD)/yr

$21 (USD)/hr

$697 (USD)/yr

$43,099 (USD)/yr

$21 (USD)/hr

$697 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Operate television, video, or motion picture camera to record images or scenes for various purposes, such as TV broadcasts, advertising, video production, or motion pictures.
The average camera operator television & motion picture salary in United States is $43,590 or an equivalent hourly rate of $21. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $697. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$32,505 (USD)

$52,815 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$50,533 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Camera Operator Television & Motion Picture will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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