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How much does a Camera Operator make in Colorado?

Average Camera Operator Hourly Wage in Colorado

Camera Operators earn a median hourly wage of $25.17. Hourly wages typically start from $9.32 and go up to $37.67.

Average Camera Operator Yearly Salary in Colorado

Camera Operators earn a median salary of $52,360 per year. Salaries typically start from $19,380 and go up to $78,350.

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Camera Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Camera Operator Earnings

The highest earning Camera Operators in Colorado earn:

$37.67
an hour
$78,350
per year
Senior Camera Operator Earnings

Senior Camera Operators in Colorado earn:

$32.74
an hour
$68,100
per year
Experienced Camera Operator Earnings

Experienced Camera Operators in Colorado earn:

$25.17
an hour
$52,360
per year
Junior Camera Operator Earnings

Junior Camera Operators in Colorado earn:

$17.43
an hour
$36,260
per year
Starting Camera Operator Earnings

Starting Camera Operators in Colorado earn:

$9.32
an hour
$19,380
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Camera Operator salary comparison

Camera Operators earn more than 67% percent of Film & Television careers in Colorado. Camera Operator salaries are in the bottom 56% of all careers in Colorado.

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Motion Picture Projectionist Salary in Colorado $23k

Historical salary for Camera Operators in Colorado

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

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