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Production Grip Salary
in New York, United States

$53,928 (USD)

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Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Production Grip is $53,928 a year and $26 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Production Grip is between $39,775 and $65,725. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Performs any combination of following tasks in motion picture or television studio or set location: moves control levers and wheels to guide cranes, booms, and dollies that move cameras and other equipment.
  • Sews canvas and other materials to make and repair tents, tarps, scrims, and backings, using sewing machine.
  • Erects canvas covers to protect camera from rain on location.
  • Cuts gelatin and fiberglass light diffusers to fit metal frame of camera and inserts diffusers into frame.
  • Rigs and dismantles frames, scaffolding, backdrops, prefabricated dressing rooms, camera platforms, and tents for set in studio or on location, using carpenter's handtools.
  • May be designated according to department assigned as construction grip; production grip; sewing room grip.
Production Grip Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Broadcast Technicians

Job family population: 30,390

Estimated population of Production Grip jobs: 177

Rate of error: 5.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Production Grip Job Listings for New York, United States

CDL Driver
Jan 11
Secaucus, United States
Production Resource Group
... as lighting, grip, power distribution bringing equipment up to factory specification before ... Production Resource Group LLC participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with ...
Inventory and Equipment Manager
Mar 5
New York, United States
Columbia University School of the Arts
... Grip and Electric Equipment, Macintosh computers and peripherals. The incumbent should be familiar with both the production and post-production techniques of filmmaking. The incumbent should also ...
Rental/Marketing Coordinator
Jan 23
New York, NY, USA
Panavision Inc.
Panavision also supplies lighting, grip and crane equipment for use by motion picture and television productions
Year Round Work. No Lay Offs! OT Available.
Feb 26
Bloomfield, NY, USA
Kelly Services
... has temp-to-hire production openings. There are great benefits to working in this friendly ... grip up to 12 pounds Must be able to repeatedly go up/down a small number of steps Must be able to ...
Machine Operator - Third Shift
Jan 7
Kenilworth, NJ, USA
Blue Blade Steel
... production run • Ensuring product quality by performing inspection and monitoring process. • ... Must be able to stand, sit, grip, pull, stoop, kneel, crouch, and walk for extended periods
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