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Photographic Equipment Technician Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$57,026 (USD)

Average Salary

$27/hr

Average Hourly

$918

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Photographic Equipment Technician is $57,026 a year and $27 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Photographic Equipment Technician is between $42,060 and $69,500. 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

Description:
  • 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 New York-Manhattan, New York, 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:
$66,108
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About New York-Manhattan, New York

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Photographic Equipment Technician Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

HVAC Service Technician
Apr 13
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Talent Bond Recruiting Inc.
Position: HVAC Service Technician (full-time, permanent) * Reports To: Director of Service ... Collect equipment operational and site data, photograph the installation site and equipment, and ...
Senior HVAC Service Technician
Apr 14
New York, NY, USA
Talent Bond Recruiting Inc.
Position: HVAC Service Technician (full-time, permanent) * Reports To: Director of Service ... Collect equipment operational and site data, photograph the installation site and equipment, and ...
Optometric Technician
Apr 16
Great Neck, NY, USA
20/20 Now
... photography, slit lamp photography, pupil assessment, ocular motility, and visual fields ... Basic office equipment and computer skills * Strong interpersonal skills * Demonstrated history and ...
MRI Tech, Per Diem
Apr 24
Greenwich, CT, USA
Orthopaedic & Neurosurgery Specialists, PC
ONS is seeking MRI Technicians to work various hours on a Per Diem basis, both in our Greenwich, CT ... Positioning includes setting up equipment (coils, monitoring devices, etc.) and patient in relation ...
Amazon In-home Service and Assembly $15/hr
May 1
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Apollo Retail Specialists
Apollo Retail Specialists Assembler and Service Technician- Part Time $15/hr-- 5 to 15 hours on ... Assembly of single speed and multi-speed bikes, RTA furniture, grills, exercise equipment and more ...
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