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How much does a Filmmaker make in Kentucky?

Average Filmmaker Hourly Wage in Kentucky

Filmmakers earn a median hourly wage of $21.71. Hourly wages typically start from $12.95 and go up to $37.99.

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

Average Filmmaker Yearly Salary in Kentucky

Filmmakers earn a median salary of $45,160 per year. Salaries typically start from $26,930 and go up to $79,030.

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

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Employment Type Mix

42%
Full-Time
58%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.9
SCORE
526
RATINGS
Filmmakers average a score of 2.9 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Filmmakers in the 34th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Filmmaker Earnings by Seniority

Top End Filmmaker Earnings

The highest earning Filmmakers in Kentucky earn:

$37.99
an hour
$79,030
per year
Senior Filmmaker Earnings

Senior Filmmakers in Kentucky earn:

$29.03
an hour
$60,370
per year
Experienced Filmmaker Earnings

Experienced Filmmakers in Kentucky earn:

$21.71
an hour
$45,160
per year
Junior Filmmaker Earnings

Junior Filmmakers in Kentucky earn:

$16.68
an hour
$34,700
per year
Starting Filmmaker Earnings

Starting Filmmakers in Kentucky earn:

$12.95
an hour
$26,930
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Filmmaker salary comparison

Filmmakers earn less than 55% percent of Film & Television careers in Kentucky. Filmmaker salaries are in the top 54% of all careers in Kentucky.

News Anchor Salary in Kentucky $67k
Television Writer Salary in Kentucky $46k
Filmmaker Salary $45k
Film and Video Editor Salary in Kentucky $43k
Camera Operator Salary in Kentucky $34k
Court Reporter Salary in Kentucky $31k
Talent Agent Salary in Kentucky $29k
Announcer Salary in Kentucky $21k
Source:

Historical salary for Filmmakers in Kentucky

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