Evan Luzi takes some of the guess work about the average wage of a camera operator, where the most jobs are, and how much the industry is projected to grow.
Now when I say “camera operator,” I’m using that term loosely. The BLS couldn’t possibly track every single job title, so as we explore this data about camera operators, you can assume that it covers:
- Television, film, and motion picture industries (including news)
- Camera Assistants
Because the definition of camera operator is so broad and the data slightly old, be aware that these figures are more useful as guidelines. While the research is sound and the numbers thoroughly vetted, I would consider this information only as a piece of the puzzle and not the only info worth considering if you’re going to use it in a major decision about your career.
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