New York Photo Editors take home an average $50K annually. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, one-fourth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by more than half and dental insurance is reported by the larger part. Most Photo Editors in New York like their work and job satisfaction is high. Photo Editors in New York, N.Y. survey participants are largely women, dominating at 68 percent. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$33,666 - $80,537
(Median)
$34K
$50K
$81K
MEDIAN: $49,910
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90%

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$14.00 - $44.75
(Median)
$14
$30
$45
MEDIAN: $30
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$33,666 - $80,537  
   
Bonus
$2,300  
Total Pay (?
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$33,500 - $83,765  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.00 - $44.75  
   
Overtime
$36.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$2,300  
   
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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$33,500 - $83,765  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Pay by Experience Level for Photo Editor

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


Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $42K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $57K. New York Photo Editors claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $52K. Seasoned veterans with 20 years under their belts enjoy a median income of $73K.

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Experience Affects Photo Editor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 40%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$52,000


Skills That Affect Photo Editor Salaries

Product Photography
up arrow 3%

National Average
$52,000

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 2%

Editing
up arrow 6%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 14%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
medical benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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