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How much does a Filmmaker make in Massachusetts?

Average Filmmaker Hourly Wage in Massachusetts

Filmmakers earn a median hourly wage of $30.32. Hourly wages typically start from $17.38 and go up to $52.09.

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

Average Filmmaker Yearly Salary in Massachusetts

Filmmakers earn a median salary of $63,070 per year. Salaries typically start from $36,160 and go up to $108,340.

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

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Employment Type Mix

37%
Full-Time
63%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.9
SCORE
406
RATINGS
Filmmakers average a score of 2.9 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Filmmakers in the 33th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Filmmaker Earnings by Seniority

Top End Filmmaker Earnings

The highest earning Filmmakers in Massachusetts earn:

$52.09
an hour
$108,340
per year
Senior Filmmaker Earnings

Senior Filmmakers in Massachusetts earn:

$39.83
an hour
$82,850
per year
Experienced Filmmaker Earnings

Experienced Filmmakers in Massachusetts earn:

$30.32
an hour
$63,070
per year
Junior Filmmaker Earnings

Junior Filmmakers in Massachusetts earn:

$22.01
an hour
$45,770
per year
Starting Filmmaker Earnings

Starting Filmmakers in Massachusetts earn:

$17.38
an hour
$36,160
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Filmmaker salary comparison

Filmmakers earn less than 58% percent of Film & Television careers in Massachusetts. Filmmaker salaries are in the top 52% of all careers in Massachusetts.

Talent Agent Salary in Massachusetts $90k
News Anchor Salary in Massachusetts $79k
Television Writer Salary in Massachusetts $67k
Filmmaker Salary $63k
Court Reporter Salary in Massachusetts $53k
Camera Operator Salary in Massachusetts $48k
Film and Video Editor Salary in Massachusetts $47k
Announcer Salary in Massachusetts $35k
Motion Picture Projectionist Salary in Massachusetts $30k
Source:

Historical salary for Filmmakers in Massachusetts

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