Entry-Level Photo Editor Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Photo Editors lies in the neighborhood of $13.65 per hour. The majority of Entry-Level Photo Editors (68 percent) who took the survey are female. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and a little less than one-half lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by more than half and dental coverage is claimed by about two in five. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$30,171 - $64,712
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MEDIAN: $40,044
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$10.10 - $25.58
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$0$64K
Salary $30,171 - $64,712
Bonus $98.63 - $17,879
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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$23,684 - $62,975
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 77
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $10.10 - $25.58
Overtime $17.08 - $38.52
Annual Data $0$62K
Bonus $98.63 - $17,879
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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$23,684 - $62,975
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 102

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $35,584

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For those looking to make money, Entry-Level Photo Editors in Washington enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 31 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Photo Editors will also find cushy salaries in New York (+25 percent) and Los Angeles (+14 percent).

Key Stats for Photo Editor

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Photo Editor Salaries

Editing
▲4%

Adobe InDesign
▲3%

National Average
$36,000

Adobe Illustrator
▼6%


Product Photography
▼13%

Adobe Lightroom
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 46%
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