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Camera Operator Optical Effects Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$60,574 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Camera Operator Optical Effects is $60,574 a year and $29 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Camera Operator Optical Effects is between $44,184 and $74,195. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Camera Operator Optical Effects. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates optical printers and related equipment to produce fades, dissolves, superimpositions, and other optical effects required in motion pictures, applying knowledge of optical effects printing and photography.
  • Reads work order and count sheet to ascertain optical effects specifications and location of subject material on original photography film.
  • Analyzes specifications to determine work procedures, sequence of operations, and machine setup, using knowledge of optical effects techniques and procedures.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Camera Operator Optical Effects Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

ACC Network: Preditor (Producer/Editor)
Nov 16
Bristol, CT, USA
After Effects * ENPS * Knowledge of ENG lighting, audio and camera setup to include but not limited ... operating at a proficient level. The ability to work independently and collaborate between ...
Lead Post Production Editor
Oct 19
Bristol, CT, USA
May support the updating of Standard Operating Procedures. * Identify problems, recommend solutions ... After Effects * ENPSBilingual (written and spoken) in both English and Spanish. * High School ...
Coordinating Marketing Video Editor
Aug 24
Bristol, CT, USA
* Demonstrates leadership & expert operating skills, which may include high profile video editing and ... Effects, Photoshop. Must be able to perform under strict timelines with little supervision