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Camera operator salary in United States

How much does a Camera Operator make in the United States?

Average base salary


The average salary for a camera operator is $21.33 per hour in the United States. 521 salaries reported, updated at November 25, 2022

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Top companies for Camera Operators in United States

  1. Mid-Ohio Pipeline
    10 reviews13 salaries reported
    $22.23per hour
  2. $21.99per hour
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Highest paying cities for Camera Operators near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $24.84 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $23.53 per hour
    10 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $22.50 per hour
    16 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $22.32 per hour
    11 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $22.28 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $21.88 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  1. Kansas City, MO
    $21.27 per hour
    14 salaries reported
  2. Miami, FL
    $21.21 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. Salt Lake City, UT
    $21.09 per hour
    129 salaries reported
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 72 ratings

43% of Camera Operators in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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