Take free career test
$49k $49k
Avg US Salary
25k 25k
Employment
2.0% 2.0%
Growth
3.9/5 3.9/5
Avg Rating
Cert. Associates
Education

How much does a Camera Operator make in Pennsylvania?

Average Camera Operator Hourly Wage in Pennsylvania

Camera Operators earn a median hourly wage of $18.75. Hourly wages typically start from $10.69 and go up to $27.96.

Average Camera Operator Yearly Salary in Pennsylvania

Camera Operators earn a median salary of $39,000 per year. Salaries typically start from $22,230 and go up to $58,160.

Learn more about the Camera Operator job market for salaries of real jobs in your area. Alternatively, see what Camera Operators earn in other states.

How to Become a Camera Operator

Interested in becoming a Camera Operator? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good camera operator? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

  3. Get Hired

      Loading jobs...

    View all jobs →

Camera Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Camera Operator Earnings

The highest earning Camera Operators in Pennsylvania earn:

$27.96
an hour
$58,160
per year
Senior Camera Operator Earnings

Senior Camera Operators in Pennsylvania earn:

$22.48
an hour
$46,760
per year
Experienced Camera Operator Earnings

Experienced Camera Operators in Pennsylvania earn:

$18.75
an hour
$39,000
per year
Junior Camera Operator Earnings

Junior Camera Operators in Pennsylvania earn:

$14.51
an hour
$30,170
per year
Starting Camera Operator Earnings

Starting Camera Operators in Pennsylvania earn:

$10.69
an hour
$22,230
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Find your perfect career

Would you make a good camera operator? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

Take the free career test

Camera Operator salary comparison

Camera Operators earn less than 75% percent of Film & Television careers in Pennsylvania. Camera Operator salaries are in the bottom 56% of all careers in Pennsylvania.

Talent Agent Salary in Pennsylvania $66k
Filmmaker Salary in Pennsylvania $61k
Television Writer Salary in Pennsylvania $57k
Film and Video Editor Salary in Pennsylvania $48k
Court Reporter Salary in Pennsylvania $47k
Camera Operator Salary $40k
Model Maker Salary in Pennsylvania $35k
Announcer Salary in Pennsylvania $27k
Motion Picture Projectionist Salary in Pennsylvania $21k

Historical salary for Camera Operators in Pennsylvania

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

How to Become a Camera Operator

Interested in becoming a Camera Operator? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good camera operator? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

  3. Get Hired

      Loading jobs...

    View all jobs →