How much does a Photo Editor make in New York City, NY?

Updated Nov 16, 2021

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Experience

$68,188 /yr
Average Base Pay

59 salaries

$34K

Low

$68K

Average

$136K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The average salary for Photo Editor is $68,188 per year in New York City, NY Area. Salaries estimates are based on 59 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Photo Editor employees in New York City, NY Area.

Seniority Levels

L2
Photographer$42,921 /yr
L3
Senior Photographer$65,576 /yr
L4
Lead Photographer$65,576 /yr
Career Path

Related Job Titles

Assistant Photo Editor

$65,576

per year

Freelance Photo Editor

$65,576

per year

Photo Retoucher

$68,188

per year

Senior Photo Editor

$65,576

per year

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New York Times
4

New York Times

Photo Editor

$111,650

 /yr
Range: $93K - $137K
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$93K

$137K

$92,802 - $136,947 Range

Condé Nast
3.3

Condé Nast

Photo Editor

$86,366

 /yr
Range: $62K - $112K

$62K

$112K

$61,972 - $111,861 Range

Time Inc.
3.3

Time Inc.

Photo Editor

$76,800

 /yr
Range: $49K - $88K

$49K

$88K

$49,407 - $88,311 Range

Bauer Media Group USA
2.6

Bauer Media Group USA

Photo Editor

$57,061

 /yr
Range: $24K - $79K

$24K

$79K

$24,244 - $78,591 Range

Hearst
3.7

Hearst

Photo Editor

$66,578

 /yr
Range: $60K - $83K

$60K

$83K

$60,215 - $82,564 Range

Meredith Corporation
3.5

Meredith Corporation

Photo Editor

$77,636

 /yr
Range: $66K - $89K

$66K

$89K

$66,245 - $88,556 Range

Wall Street Journal
3.6

Wall Street Journal

Photo Editor

$81,658

 /yr
Range: $62K - $90K

$62K

$90K

$62,431 - $89,611 Range

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New York Times
4

New York Times

Photo Editor - Hourly Contractor

$58

 /hr
Range: $42 - $61

$42

$61

$42 - $61 Range

Getty Images
4

Getty Images

Photo Editor

$68,296

 /yr
Range: $65K - $94K

$65K

$94K

$65,226 - $94,322 Range

Associated Press
4.1

Associated Press

Photo Editor

$80,271

 /yr
Range: $78K - $82K

$78K

$82K

$77,952 - $81,814 Range

Hollywood Life
1.5

Hollywood Life

Photo Editor

$45,959

 /yr
Range: $42K - $67K

$42K

$67K

$41,851 - $67,021 Range

Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Photo Editor

$95,414

 /yr
Range: $93K - $107K

$93K

$107K

$92,824 - $107,192 Range

Time Inc.
3.3

Time Inc.

Photo Editor - Hourly Contractor

$40

 /hr
Range: $28 - $48

$28

$48

$28 - $48 Range

ABC News
3.6

ABC News

Photo Editor

$76,408

 /yr
Range: $73K - $88K

$73K

$88K

$72,718 - $88,346 Range

Refinery29
3.5

Refinery29

Photo Editor

$66,947

 /yr
Range: $63K - $70K

$63K

$70K

$63,479 - $69,774 Range

American Media
2.1

American Media

Photo Editor

$45,984

 /yr
Range: $40K - $57K

$40K

$57K

$39,971 - $56,548 Range

SmarterTravel
4.3

SmarterTravel

Photo Editor - Hourly Contractor

$27

 /hr
Range: $27 - $42

$27

$42

$27 - $42 Range

Bloomberg L.P.
4.1

Bloomberg L.P.

Photo Editor - Hourly Contractor
About 

$40 -$46

 hourly

$40

$46

$40 - $46 Range

NBCUniversal
4.1

NBCUniversal

Photo Editor
About 

$64K -$93K

$64K

$93K

$63,593 - $93,151 Range

ViacomCBS
3.7

ViacomCBS

Photo Editor
About 

$77K -$125K

$77K

$125K

$77,108 - $124,749 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Photo Editor salaries

The average salary for a Photo Editor is $68,188 per year in New York City, NY Area. Salaries estimates are based on 59 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Photo Editor employees in New York City, NY Area.

The highest salary for a Photo Editor in New York City, NY Area is $135,625 per year.

The lowest salary for a Photo Editor in New York City, NY Area is $34,283 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Photo Editor or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Photo Editor.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent photo editor salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$20
hourly
A Photography reported making $20 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Photographer reported making $15 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$4,000
monthly
A Photographer reported making $4,000 per month
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8-10 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$1,611
monthly
A Photo Editor reported making $1,611 per month
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$61,000
per year
A Photographer reported making $61,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$82,000
per year
A Photographer reported making $82,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Photo Editor reported making $50,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A Photographer reported making $60,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
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