Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture

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Will "Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture" be replaced by AI & Robots?

It's quite likely this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. This is further validated by our poll, which suggests a 52% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

Automation Risk Level

Robots are watching

or 60% probability of automation

Projected Growth


by 2024

Median Annual Wage


or $26.48 hourly

People Employed


as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 337 out of 706

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Job description

Operate television, video, or motion picture camera to record images or scenes for various purposes, such as TV broadcasts, advertising, video production, or motion pictures.

SOC Code: 27-4031

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Emmanuel Pleasant (No chance) says
The ability to do this certain job requires creativity, imagination, and certain technical skills. Without these things, the cinematographic film will never be as good if a robot does the job.
Nov 19, 2019 at 06:57 PM

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