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How much does a Camera Operator make in Alabama?

Average Camera Operator Hourly Wage in Alabama

Camera Operators earn a median hourly wage of $18.44. Hourly wages typically start from $9.37 and go up to $29.13.

Average Camera Operator Yearly Salary in Alabama

Camera Operators earn a median salary of $38,340 per year. Salaries typically start from $19,500 and go up to $60,590.

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Camera Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Camera Operator Earnings

The highest earning Camera Operators in Alabama earn:

$29.13
an hour
$60,590
per year
Senior Camera Operator Earnings

Senior Camera Operators in Alabama earn:

$24.41
an hour
$50,780
per year
Experienced Camera Operator Earnings

Experienced Camera Operators in Alabama earn:

$18.44
an hour
$38,340
per year
Junior Camera Operator Earnings

Junior Camera Operators in Alabama earn:

$13.81
an hour
$28,730
per year
Starting Camera Operator Earnings

Starting Camera Operators in Alabama earn:

$9.37
an hour
$19,500
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Camera Operator salary comparison

Camera Operators earn less than 75% percent of Film & Television careers in Alabama. Camera Operator salaries are in the bottom 70% of all careers in Alabama.

News Anchor Salary in Alabama $82k
Television Writer Salary in Alabama $50k
Talent Agent Salary in Alabama $46k
Film and Video Editor Salary in Alabama $46k
Filmmaker Salary in Alabama $45k
Camera Operator Salary $38k
Court Reporter Salary in Alabama $35k
Announcer Salary in Alabama $26k
Motion Picture Projectionist Salary in Alabama $18k

Historical salary for Camera Operators in Alabama

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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