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Camera Operator Special Effects Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$61,163 (USD)

Average Salary

$29/hr

Average Hourly

$1,144

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Camera Operator Special Effects is $61,163 a year and $29 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Camera Operator Special Effects is between $44,489 and $75,040. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Photographs various subjects and subject material, using motion picture, television broadcasting, or video recording cameras and equipment.
  • Uses knowledge of motion picture, television broadcasting, or video recording techniques, limitations, and advantages to photograph scenes.
Camera Operator Special Effects Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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

Job family population: 20,860

Estimated population of Camera Operator Special Effects jobs: 4,595

Rate of error: 3.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$70,904
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Camera Operator Special Effects Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Photographer
May 13
Elmhurst, IL, USA
Lifetouch Inc.
Ability to lift and operate camera equipment - up to 40 lbs. * Willingness to work a varied ... operating in local communities across North America. Built on the tradition of "Picture Day ...
Communications Manager
May 7
Glenwood, IL, USA
Morrison Container Handling Solutions
Collaborate with Engineers, Manufacturing and Assembly team members to create operating manuals for ... special event invites, logistics, packing crates, setup/break down booth, and provide support ...
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