Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Career

Job Description: Operate television, video, or motion picture camera to record images or scenes for various purposes, such as TV broadcasts, advertising, video production, or motion pictures.


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Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$63,200

Median Hourly Wage

$30.38*

Total Employed Nationally

21,710


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.