Photographer Salaries

284 SalariesUpdated May 5, 2021

Average Base Pay
$45,385 / yr
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How much does a Photographer make?

The national average salary for a Photographer is $45,385 in United States. Filter by location to see Photographer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 284 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Photographer employees.

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Photographer

Lifetouch

$25,786/yr

Range: $13K - $40K

183 salaries

$25,786/yr
$13K$40K

Photographer - Hourly

Lifetouch

$12/hr

Range: $9 - $18

86 salaries

$12/hr
$9$18

Photographer

Sinclair Broadcast Group

$24,149/yr

Range: $22K - $45K

59 salaries

$24,149/yr
$22K$45K

Photographer - Hourly

Everything But The House

$14/hr

Range: $11 - $20

48 salaries

$14/hr
$11$20

Photographer

Bella Baby Photography

$39,125/yr

Range: $22K - $48K

47 salaries

$39,125/yr
$22K$48K

Photographer - Hourly

Classic Photographers

$51/hr

Range: $39 - $51

47 salaries

$51/hr
$39$51

Photographer - Hourly

Lifetouch

$12/hr

Range: $9 - $17

41 salaries

$12/hr
$9$17

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Photographer - Hourly

Portrait Innovations

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $18

39 salaries

$13/hr
$11$18

Photographer - Hourly

JCP Portraits

$11/hr

Range: $9 - $13

33 salaries

$11/hr
$9$13

Photographer - Hourly

Inter-State Studio & Publishing

$12/hr

Range: $11 - $14

32 salaries

$12/hr
$11$14

Photographer - Hourly

Bella Baby Photography

$11/hr

Range: $2 - $21

27 salaries

$11/hr
$2$21

Photographer

PlanOmatic

$45,136/yr

Range: $41K - $53K

26 salaries

$45,136/yr
$41K$53K

Photographer

Nexstar Media Group

$25,645/yr

Range: $24K - $66K

24 salaries

$25,645/yr
$24K$66K

Photographer

Tribune Media

$29,750/yr

Range: $28K - $43K

24 salaries

$29,750/yr
$28K$43K

Photographer - Hourly

Mom365

$10/hr

Range: $8 - $33

23 salaries

$10/hr
$8$33

Photographer - Hourly

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment

$11/hr

Range: $9 - $15

23 salaries

$11/hr
$9$15

Photographer

RealPage

$32,540/yr

Range: $31K - $36K

22 salaries

$32,540/yr
$31K$36K

Photographer - Hourly

Picture People

$11/hr

Range: $8 - $14

21 salaries

$11/hr
$8$14

Photographer - Monthly

Essential Auto Photography

$4,150/mo

Range: $4K - $4K

20 salaries

$4,150/mo
$4K$4K

Photographer - Hourly

The RealReal

$20/hr

Range: $16 - $31

19 salaries

$20/hr
$16$31

Recent Salary Reports

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

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A Photographer in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $8 per hour
Job Highlights
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$10
hourly
A Vehicle Photographer in the Monroe, MI Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
Monroe, MI Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$17
hourly
A Disneyland Resort Photopass Photographer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$41,242
per year
A Transfer Station Operator in the Grand Rapids, MI Area area reported making $41,242 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Grand Rapids, MI Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$41,242
per year
A Transfer Station Operator in the Grand Rapids, MI Area area reported making $41,242 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Grand Rapids, MI Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government