Photo Editor Salary in New York

For Photo Editors in New York, annual average wages total $54K per year. For the most part, Photo Editors in New York, N.Y. enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Female New York Photo Editors make up most of the survey respondents at 71 percent. Health benefits are not claimed by all — just under one in four lack any form of coverage — but a fair number have medical insurance, and a strong majority have dental, too. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$35,234 - $84,699
(Median)
$35K
$54K
$85K
MEDIAN: $54,101
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$15.00 - $42.50
(Median)
$15
$25
$42
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$35,234 - $84,699  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,052  
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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$35,093 - $84,542  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 86
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$15.00 - $42.50  
   
Overtime
$20.43 - $59.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,052  
   
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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$35,093 - $84,542  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Pay by Experience Level for Photo Editor in New York, New York

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $47K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $58K. For Photo Editors in New York, N.Y., 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $74K. Survey participants with more than two decades under their belts actually report earning less than people with less experience; the former take home only $73K on average.

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Experience Affects Photo Editor in New York, New York Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 36%

Late-Career
up arrow 35%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$54,000


Skills That Affect Photo Editor in New York, New York Salaries

Product Photography
up arrow 6%

National Average
$54,000

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 2%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 6%

Editing
up arrow 12%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 22%
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