Photographer Salaries

4,445 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$30,367 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,232
Range$243 - $11,968

How much does a Photographer make?

The national average salary for a Photographer is $30,367 in United States. Filter by location to see Photographer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 4,445 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Photographer employees.

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Photographer

Lifetouch

$24,737/yr

Range: $18K - $34K

88 salaries

$24,737/yr
$18K$34K

Photographer

Sinclair Broadcast Group

$23,401/yr

Range: $22K - $34K

54 salaries

$23,401/yr
$22K$34K

Photographer - Hourly

Lifetouch

$11/hr

Range: $9 - $16

54 salaries

$11/hr
$9$16

Photographer - Hourly

Lifetouch

$12/hr

Range: $9 - $16

43 salaries

$12/hr
$9$16

Photographer

Bella Baby Photography

$39,261/yr

Range: $29K - $47K

33 salaries

$39,261/yr
$29K$47K

Photographer - Hourly

Lifetouch

$11/hr

Range: $9 - $15

32 salaries

$11/hr
$9$15

Photographer - Hourly

Portrait Innovations

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $16

32 salaries

$13/hr
$11$16

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Photographer - Hourly

Everything But The House

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $19

29 salaries

$13/hr
$11$19

Photographer - Hourly

JCP Portraits

$10/hr

Range: $9 - $13

24 salaries

$10/hr
$9$13

Photographer

Tribune Media

$28,973/yr

Range: $27K - $42K

24 salaries

$28,973/yr
$27K$42K

Photographer

RealPage

$31,691/yr

Range: $30K - $35K

22 salaries

$31,691/yr
$30K$35K

Photographer - Hourly

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment

$11/hr

Range: $8 - $15

21 salaries

$11/hr
$8$15

Photographer - Hourly

Mom365

$10/hr

Range: $8 - $32

20 salaries

$10/hr
$8$32

Photographer - Hourly

Picture People

$10/hr

Range: $8 - $14

20 salaries

$10/hr
$8$14

Photographer

Nexstar Media Group

$24,737/yr

Range: $23K - $36K

18 salaries

$24,737/yr
$23K$36K

Photographer

Everything But The House

$29,003/yr

Range: $22K - $54K

17 salaries

$29,003/yr
$22K$54K

Photographer - Hourly

The RealReal

$19/hr

Range: $16 - $24

14 salaries

$19/hr
$16$24

Photographer - Hourly

Disney Parks

$12/hr

Range: $11 - $15

13 salaries

$12/hr
$11$15

Photographer

Amazon

$43,891/yr

Range: $35K - $76K

13 salaries

$43,891/yr
$35K$76K

Photographer - Hourly

Cady Studios

$10/hr

Range: $9 - $12

12 salaries

$10/hr
$9$12
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$38,000
per year
A Photographer/Videographer in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $38,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
 
Full-time
Government
$16
hourly
A Photo Retoucher in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$36,000
per year
A Photographer in the York-Hanover, PA Area area reported making $36,000 per year
Additional Pay
$500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
York-Hanover, PA Area area
 
Full-time
51 to 200 employees
$70
hourly
A Photographer/Videographer in the Napa, CA Area area reported making $70 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Napa, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Self-employed
$25
hourly
A Photographer in the Santa Barbara, CA Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Santa Barbara, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$25,000
per year
A Photography in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $25,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public