Television Production Assistant Career

*A job as a Television Production Assistant falls under the broader career category of Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category but may not specifically apply to this career title.

Job Description for Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture : 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 Pictur 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.