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Entry-Level Photo Editor Salary

Entry-Level Photo Editors can expect only a modest salary, with average pay of just $41K per year. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Although more than half have medical coverage and slightly more than half have dental coverage, close to a third claim no health benefits at all. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 55 percent. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$28,942 - $61,164
(Median)
$29K
$41K
$61K
MEDIAN: $41,470
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90%

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$9.62 - $24.79
(Median)
$9
$14
$25
MEDIAN: $14.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$28,942 - $61,164  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,029  
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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$22,658 - $60,040  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 133
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$9.62 - $24.79  
   
Overtime
$17.53 - $43.63  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,029  
   
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).
)
$22,658 - $60,040  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 103

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Photo Editor Salaries

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 13%

Product Photography
up arrow 1%

Adobe Illustrator
0%

National Average
$36,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 66% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 42% employee benefits None: 33%
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