Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Staff Photographer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$76,702 / yrTotal Pay
$52,249 / yrBase Pay
$24,453 / yrAdditional Pay

$76,702

 / yr
$38K$383K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Staff Photographer is $76,702 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $52,249 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $24,453 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Staff Photographer?

Some related job titles are News Photographer Salaries with median pay of $90,158, Photography Assistant Salaries with median pay of $62,506, Product Photographer Salaries with median pay of $85,442, Director of Photography Salaries with median pay of $91,563.

What are total pay estimates for a Staff Photographer at different companies?

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Lee Enterprises
2.9
Staff PhotographerSee 3 salaries from all locations

$56,050

 / yr

$58,620

 / yr

$55,316

 / yr

$56,610

 / yr

$58,370

 / yr

$54,300

 / yr

$4,895

 / mo

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$56,509

 / yr

$58,458

 / yr

$4,919

 / mo

$4,628

 / mo

$4,429

 / mo

$61,591

 / yr

$58,606

 / yr

$58,414

 / yr

$57,236

 / yr

$4,749

 / mo

$5,151

 / mo

$57,483

 / yr

$58,209

 / yr
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Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Staff Photographer

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$74,991

/yr

Submitted7 days ago

15+ years
7 days ago
Staff Photographer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$55,307

/yr

Submitted11 days ago

4-6 years
11 days ago
Staff Photographer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$19

/hr

Submitted13 days ago

1-3 years
13 days ago
Staff Photojournalist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$17

/hr

Submitted21 days ago

4-6 years
21 days ago
Staff Photographer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$46,149

/yr

Submitted23 days ago

4-6 years
23 days ago
Staff Photographer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$20

/hr

Submitted24 days ago

1-3 years
24 days ago
Staff Photographer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$21

/hr

Submitted26 days ago

1-3 years
26 days ago

Staff Photographer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Staff Photographer is $52,249 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Staff Photographer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 108 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Staff Photographer employees.

The highest salary for a Staff Photographer in United States is $75,540 per year.

The lowest salary for a Staff Photographer in United States is $36,139 per year.

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