Crew Rates

 

Designation Daily Min. Daily Max. Weekly Min. Weekly Max.
COSTUME/WARDROBE DEPARTMENT        
Costume Designer R 2,500.00  R 4,000.00 R 12,000.00 R 19,000.00
Wardrobe Mistress / Master R 1,200.00  R 3,500.00 R 6,500.00 R 15,000.00
Wardrobe Assistant R 1,000.00  R 1,500.00 R 4,500.00 R 6,000.00
MAKE-UP AND HAIR DEPARTMENT        
Make-Up/Hair R 1,500.00  R 2,400.00 R 7,500.00 R 12,000.00
Make-Up Assistant R 1,000.00  R 1,800.00 R 5,000.00 R 8,750.00
ART DEPARTMENT        
Production Designer R 2,500.00  R 4,000.00 R 15,000.00 R 22,000.00
Art Director R 1,500.00  R 3,800.00 R 8,750.00 R 18,000.00
Art Department Coordinator R 1,200.00  R 1,500.00 R 5,000.00 R 7,500.00
Props Master R 1,400.00  R 3,000.00 R 6,000.00 R 12,500.00
Props Buyer R 1,200.00  R 1,800.00 R 6,000.00 R 9,000.00
Props Assistant R 950.00 R 1,500.00 R 4,500.00 R 6,000.00
Props Standby R 1,200.00  R 1,600.00 R 5,500.00 R 7,500.00
Set Dresser R 1,500.00  R 1,800.00 R 6,000.00 R 9,000.00
Set Decorator R 1,800.00  R 2,500.00 R 7,000.00 R 12,500.00
Set Standby R 1,200.00  R 1,600.00 R 5,500.00 R 7,500.00
CASTING DEPARTMENT        
Cast Coordinator R 850.00 R 1,650.00 R 5,500.00 R 9,500.00
Extras Coordinator R 850.00 R 1,200.00 R 4,500.00 R 7,000.00
DIRECTOR DEPARTMENT        
1st Assistant Director R 1,800.00  R 4,500.00 R 9,500.00 R 25,000.00
2nd Assistant Director R 1,200.00  R 2,500.00 R 5,500.00 R 9,000.00
3rd Assistant Director R 950.00 R 1,200.00 R 4,500.00 R 5,500.00
Floor Managers R 1,500.00  R 2,000.00 R 5,500.00 R 7,000.00
CAMERA DEPARTMENT        
D.O.P./Lighting Cameraman R 3,800.00  R 8,000.00 R 18,000.00 R 40,000.00
Camera Operator R 2,800.00  R 7,500.00 R 15,000.00 R 35,000.00
Steadicam Operator R 2,000.00  R 4,000.00 R 13,000.00 R 20,000.00
Focus /1st Assistant Camera R 1,500.00  R 2,800.00 R 8,500.00 R 14,000.00
Loader /2nd Assistant Camera R 1,000.00  R 1,500.00 R 5,500.00 R 7,000.00
Camera Assistant R 950.00 R 2,800.00 R 4,000.00 R 6,500.00
Video Take Off R 850.00 R 1,400.00 R 4,250.00 R 6,000.00
DIT R 1,500.00  R 3,000.00 R 10,500.00 R 18,000.00
Data Wrangler R 1,200.00  R 1,800.00 R 6,000.00 R 9,000.00
GRIP DEPARTMENT        
Grip R 1,800.00  R 4,500.00 R 9,000.00 R 14,000.00
Best Boy Grip R 1,100.00  R 1,600.00 R 5,500.00 R 7,500.00
Grip Assistant R 850.00 R 1,500.00 R 4,250.00 R 6,000.00
LIGHTING DEPARTMENT        
Gaffer R 1,800.00  R 2,400.00 R 9,500.00 R 14,000.00
Best Boy Gaffer R 1,100.00  R 1,600.00 R 5,500.00 R 7,500.00
Spark R 850.00 R 1,500.00 R 4,750.00 R 6,000.00
Genny Operator R 1,000.00  R 1,500.00 R 5,000.00 R 6,000.00
PRODUCTION DEPARTMENT        
Line Producer R 2,000.00  R 4,000.00 R 10,000.00 R 23,000.00
Production Manager R 1,400.00  R 2,550.00 R 7,500.00 R 12,000.00
Production Coordinator R 1,000.00  R 1,600.00 R 5,500.00 R 8,000.00
Production Secretary R 850.00 R 1,000.00 R 4,000.00 R 5,500.00
Production Assistant R 650.00 R 750.00 R 3,500.00 R 4,250.00
ACCOUNTS DEPARTMENT        
Production Accountant                          -   R 2,400.00 R 9,000.00 R 15,000.00
Accounts Assistant                          -   R 1,800.00 R 5,500.00 R 8,000.00
SCRIPT DEPARTMENT        
Continuity/Script Supervisor R 1,800.00  R 3,250.00 R 9,000.00 R 17,000.00
SOUND        
Sound R 1,800.00  R2,400.00 R 9,000.00 R 13,000.00
Boomswinger R 950.00 R1,200.00 R 4,500.00 R 7,000.00
TRANSPORT DEPARTMENT        
Transport Manager R 1,500.00  R2,400.00 R 7,500.00 R 10,000.00
Transport Coordinator R 1,000.00  R1,600.00 R 5,500.00 R 7,500.00
Chaperone R 1,000.00  R1,200.00 R 5,000.00 R 6,000.00
Driver R 850.00 R1,000.00 R 3,750.00 R 4,500.00
UNIT DEPARTMENT        
Unit Manager R 1,800.00  R2,400.00 R 8,500.00 R 12,000.00
Unit Assistant R 950.00 R1,500.00 R 4,000.00 R 6,500.00
LOCATIONS DEPARTMENT        
Location Manager R 1,500.00  R 2,600.00 R 7,500.00 R 13,000.00
Location Assistant R 950.00 R 1,300.00 R 4,500.00 R 6,000.00
         
Please take note:
Minimum and maximum rates are based on levels of experience. In order to be able to consider a varied range of candidates we advise that you make provision for more than the minimum rate.
Please note that the above rates are a guideline only and will be dependent on crew availability.
Gear is negotiated separately on a job to job basis, and is not accounted for in the above rates.