What is the average salary for a Filmmaker in United States?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Filmmaker is $90,240. Salaries start from $31,650 and go up to $187,040. Please note that the average salary for a Filmmaker may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Filmmakers in United States earn:

$187,040
Senior

The top 25% of Filmmakers in United States earn:

$111,380
Experienced

The middle 50% of Filmmakers in United States earn:

$69,480
Junior

The bottom 25% of Filmmakers in United States earn:

$45,070
Starting

The bottom 10% of Filmmakers in United States earn:

$31,650

Historical salary

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