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2023 Cinematography Salary

There are about 30,093 students enrolled in Cinematography in the USA.

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Paying for college is a huge investment for most students. It is critical to make sure you enlarge your future earning potential. Therefore, we hope the following earnings and career data help you make an informed decision when choosing your major.

Just after college, Cinematography graduates make $25,270 per annum on average (bottom 4%). After a little time in their work lives, they can make up to $89,884 to as little as $26,889, but average close to $48,868. To put it in context, that's 27% greater than the national average.

The most popular work title for a Cinematography graduate is Account Executive, which commonly make about $36,000; next are Sales Consultant and Consultant, which often make about $36,000 and $56,000 respectively.

The Southwest has the highest grossing Cinematography graduates. TN has the best paid Cinematography alumni of any state. The best paid conference for Cinematography graduates is Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

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