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How much does a Camera Operator make in Louisiana?

Average Camera Operator Hourly Wage in Louisiana

Camera Operators earn a median hourly wage of $20.44. Hourly wages typically start from $12.69 and go up to $30.60.

Average Camera Operator Yearly Salary in Louisiana

Camera Operators earn a median salary of $42,520 per year. Salaries typically start from $26,400 and go up to $63,640.

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      Offers: Associates
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      Offers: Bachelors
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Camera Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Camera Operator Earnings

The highest earning Camera Operators in Louisiana earn:

$30.60
an hour
$63,640
per year
Senior Camera Operator Earnings

Senior Camera Operators in Louisiana earn:

$23.49
an hour
$48,850
per year
Experienced Camera Operator Earnings

Experienced Camera Operators in Louisiana earn:

$20.44
an hour
$42,520
per year
Junior Camera Operator Earnings

Junior Camera Operators in Louisiana earn:

$14.61
an hour
$30,400
per year
Starting Camera Operator Earnings

Starting Camera Operators in Louisiana earn:

$12.69
an hour
$26,400
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Camera Operator salary comparison

Camera Operators earn less than 64% percent of Film & Television careers in Louisiana. Camera Operator salaries are in the bottom 66% of all careers in Louisiana.

Talent Agent Salary in Louisiana $71k
Filmmaker Salary in Louisiana $58k
Film and Video Editor Salary in Louisiana $52k
Camera Operator Salary $46k
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Court Reporter Salary in Louisiana $43k
Announcer Salary in Louisiana $29k
Motion Picture Projectionist Salary in Louisiana $21k

Historical salary for Camera Operators in Louisiana

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

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