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How much does a Camera Operator make in Massachusetts?

Average Camera Operator Hourly Wage in Massachusetts

Camera Operators earn a median hourly wage of $20.99. Hourly wages typically start from $11.20 and go up to $52.60.

Average Camera Operator Yearly Salary in Massachusetts

Camera Operators earn a median salary of $43,650 per year. Salaries typically start from $23,300 and go up to $109,400.

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Camera Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Camera Operator Earnings

The highest earning Camera Operators in Massachusetts earn:

$52.60
an hour
$109,400
per year
Senior Camera Operator Earnings

Senior Camera Operators in Massachusetts earn:

$30.09
an hour
$62,590
per year
Experienced Camera Operator Earnings

Experienced Camera Operators in Massachusetts earn:

$20.99
an hour
$43,650
per year
Junior Camera Operator Earnings

Junior Camera Operators in Massachusetts earn:

$15.91
an hour
$33,100
per year
Starting Camera Operator Earnings

Starting Camera Operators in Massachusetts earn:

$11.20
an hour
$23,300
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 Massachusetts. Camera Operator salaries are in the bottom 66% of all careers in Massachusetts.

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Historical salary for Camera Operators in Massachusetts

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

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