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How much does a Camera Operator make in Kentucky?

Average Camera Operator Hourly Wage in Kentucky

Camera Operators earn a median hourly wage of $16.51. Hourly wages typically start from $9.68 and go up to $28.07.

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

Average Camera Operator Yearly Salary in Kentucky

Camera Operators earn a median salary of $34,340 per year. Salaries typically start from $20,130 and go up to $58,380.

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

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Employment Type Mix

25%
Full-Time
75%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

3.0
SCORE
174
RATINGS
Camera Operators average a score of 3.0 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Camera Operators in the 52th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Camera Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Camera Operator Earnings

The highest earning Camera Operators in Kentucky earn:

$28.07
an hour
$58,380
per year
Senior Camera Operator Earnings

Senior Camera Operators in Kentucky earn:

$18.97
an hour
$39,450
per year
Experienced Camera Operator Earnings

Experienced Camera Operators in Kentucky earn:

$16.51
an hour
$34,340
per year
Junior Camera Operator Earnings

Junior Camera Operators in Kentucky earn:

$13.07
an hour
$27,190
per year
Starting Camera Operator Earnings

Starting Camera Operators in Kentucky earn:

$9.68
an hour
$20,130
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Camera Operator salary comparison

Camera Operators earn less than 73% percent of Film & Television careers in Kentucky. Camera Operator salaries are in the bottom 71% of all careers in Kentucky.

News Anchor Salary in Kentucky $67k
Television Writer Salary in Kentucky $46k
Filmmaker Salary in Kentucky $45k
Film and Video Editor Salary in Kentucky $40k
Camera Operator Salary $34k
Court Reporter Salary in Kentucky $30k
Talent Agent Salary in Kentucky $29k
Announcer Salary in Kentucky $21k
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Historical salary for Camera Operators in Kentucky

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