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Photographic Equipment Technician Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$43,228 (USD)

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Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Photographic Equipment Technician is $43,228 a year and $21 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Photographic Equipment Technician is between $31,883 and $52,684. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Assembles, repairs, tests, and maintains still and motion picture cameras and photographic equipment according to customer, blueprint, or work order specifications, using handtools, bench machines, and test equipment: reads diagrammatic and verbal specifications to determine repairs needed and sequence of operations.
  • Inspects cameras and equipment to locate defects, using jewelers' loupe.
  • Disassembles cameras to gain access to defects.
  • Tests focus of lens system, using optical measuring equipment, and adjusts and repairs lens system to correct defective focusing, using handtools.
  • Measures camera shutter speed, using electronic measuring instrument, and adjusts shutter mechanism to manufacturer's specifications, using handtools.
  • Compares light meter readings with readings of light measuring instrument to verify accuracy of camera light meters.
  • Adjusts light meters to correct defective readings, using handtools.
  • Measures operating speed of movie cameras, using frequency counter and turns camera speed control, using screwdriver, to correct defective operation.
  • Cleans and lubricates cameras and polishes camera lenses, using air gun, ultrasonic cleaning device, cloth, syringe, and tissue paper.
  • May fabricate parts for cameras and related equipment, using machines, such as bench lathe, milling machines, cutters, and grinders.
Photographic Equipment Technician Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers

Job family population: 3,650

Estimated population of Photographic Equipment Technician jobs: 460

Rate of error: 11.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Photographic Equipment Technician Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

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