Entry-Level Photo Editor Salary

Average Entry-Level Photo Editors make around $13.45 per hour. Some workers in this field — just over two-fifths — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a little over a half and dental plans are enjoyed by more than two-fifths. Work is enjoyable for Entry-Level Photo Editors, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$29,347 - $62,005
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$62K
MEDIAN: $38,611
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$9.73 - $25.60
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$29,347 - $62,005  
   
Bonus
$98.99 - $2,466  
Total Pay (?
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$21,112 - $59,458  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 85
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$9.73 - $25.60  
   
Overtime
$17.45 - $45.62  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$98.99 - $2,466  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,112 - $59,458  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 98

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $34,997

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Washington offers some of the highest pay in the country for Entry-Level Photo Editors, 33 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Photo Editors will also find cushy salaries in New York (+24 percent) and Los Angeles (+16 percent).

Key Stats for Photo Editor

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Photo Editor Salaries

Editing
▲4%

Adobe InDesign
▲4%

Adobe Illustrator
▲1%

National Average
$35,000


Product Photography
▼12%

Adobe Lightroom
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 45%
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