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Camera Operator First Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$82,283 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Camera Operator First is $82,283 a year and $40 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Camera Operator First is between $59,181 and $101,454. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Plans, directs, and coordinates motion picture filming.
  • Confers with Director regarding interpretation of scene and desired effects.
  • Views set or location and reviews drawings and other information relating to natural or artificial conditions to determine filming and lighting requirements.
Camera Operator First Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture

Job family population: 20,860

Estimated population of Camera Operator First jobs: 3,096

Rate of error: 3.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Camera Operator First Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

ENG/ SNG Truck Operator - Woodbury, NY
Mar 26
Woodbury, United States
Altice USA
News 12 Networks is the first, largest and most watched 24-hour local television news network in ... cameras, lights, editors and peripheral gear, initiating repairs when necessary. • Associates ...
Multimedia Reporter - Yonkers, NY
May 24
Yonkers, United States
Altice USA
News 12 Networks is the first, largest and most watched 24-hour local television news network in ... Must also be capable of operating assigned camera and editing gear. We're looking for motivated ...
Electronic Security Technician
Apr 19
New York, NY, USA
Suffolk Lock & Security Professionals, Inc.
As a family owned and operated company, we value great relationships. That's why everyone on our ... first service philosophy. Whether you just bought a new home and need new locks or a Home ...
Environmental, Health, Safety & Security (EHS) Sr. Manager
May 9
Greenland, United States
Cole Haan
... the designated First Aid response team. Build effective relationships with the corporate ... Maintains the security camera system and badge/id access system for the Greenland, NH facility.
Asset Protection / Loss Prevention Detective, Full Time: Bridgewater Commons
Apr 30
Bridgewater, United States
Respond to customer and associate incidents to facilitate first aid and minimize company liability ... Ability to interpret instructional documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance ...
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