Career Outlook for Television, Video, and Film Camera Operators

Also known as:
Cinematographer, Electronic News Gathering Camera Operator, Motion Picture Camera Operator, Movie Shot Camera Operator, News Camera Operator, News Videographer, Television Camera Operator, Video Camera Operator

The overall job outlook for Television, Video, and Film Camera Operator careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 5.79 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 0.36 percent per year. Demand for Camera Operators is expected to go up, with an expected 13,450 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 7.34 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Television, Video, and Film Camera Operators in the following states

California 3,700
New York 3,180
Georgia 1,110
Texas 930
Florida 920
Tennessee 810
Pennsylvania 710
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Television, Video, and Film Camera Operators

Rhode Island
30
Guam
30
North Dakota
40
South Dakota
50
Arkansas
50
Montana
60
Idaho
60