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Photo Stylist Salary

Women account for the majority of Photo Stylists in the United States. The entire group has an average salary of $46K annually. Health benefits are not claimed by all — around one in four lack any form of coverage — but a strong majority have medical insurance, and a fair number have dental, too. Though the majority of Photo Stylists do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
$36,495 - $67,407
(Median)
36K
46K
52K
67K
MEDIAN: $46,126
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$11.92 - $80.18
(Median)
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25
36
80
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$36,495 - $67,407  
   
Bonus
$500 - $10,000  
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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$31,844 - $97,871  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 34
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$11.92 - $80.18  
   
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$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$500 - $10,000  
   
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).
)
$31,844 - $97,871  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Pay by Experience Level for Photo Stylist

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


The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $43K. It's worth noting that people with five to 10 years of experience report bringing in less at around $41K on average. Photo Stylists claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $59K. Photo Stylists who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $62K.

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Experience Affects Photo Stylist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 29%

Experienced
up arrow 23%

National Average
$48,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 26%