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What is the average salary for a Camera Operator?

The average salary of a Camera Operator is $25.3. Salaries start from $9.9 and go up to $44.2. Please note that the average salary for a Camera Operator may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $44.2
Starting ($9.89)
Junior ($14.03)
Experienced ($20.45)
Senior ($30.37)
Highest ($44.18)
Highest

The top 10% of Camera Operators in United States earn:

$44.2
Senior

The top 25% of Camera Operators in United States earn:

$30.4
Experienced

The middle 50% of Camera Operators in United States earn:

$20.5
Junior

The bottom 25% of Camera Operators in United States earn:

$14.0
Starting

The bottom 10% of Camera Operators in United States earn:

$9.9

Historical salary

Camera Operator salary by state

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State Salary Rank
New York 34.6 1
District of Columbia 34.3 2
California 32.9 3
Maryland 32.1 4
Georgia 28.7 5
Colorado 25.7 6
New Jersey 25.5 7
Tennessee 25.4 8
Illinois 25.3 9
United States 25.3 10
Pennsylvania 25.3 11
Oregon 24.4 12
New Mexico 24.3 13
Hawaii 24.1 14
Virginia 23.8 15
Rhode Island 23.7 16
Massachusetts 23.1 17
Louisiana 22.6 18
North Carolina 22.2 19
Washington 22 20
Ohio 22.0 21
Texas 21.6 22
Michigan 21.3 23
Arizona 21 24
Utah 20.9 25
Kansas 20.7 26
Minnesota 19.2 27
Nevada 18.9 28
Nebraska 18.8 29
Arkansas 18.5 30
Indiana 18.3 31
Kentucky 18.2 32
Florida 17.7 33
Vermont 17.2 34
Montana 17.0 35
South Carolina 16.9 36
Connecticut 16.7 37
New Hampshire 16.3 38
Missouri 16.2 39
South Dakota 15.7 40
Oklahoma 15.5 41
Idaho 15.4 42
Alabama 15.3 43
Puerto Rico 15.1 44
Wisconsin 15.1 45
Maine 13.6 46
North Dakota 10.7 47
Guam 10.6 48

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