Photo Technician Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Photo Technician is $9.23 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.
Photo Technician Total Pay (?
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$7.95 - $12.50
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $9.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.95 - $12.50  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $19.92  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $293.61  
   
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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$16,601 - $28,670  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 140
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Job Description for Photo Technician

  • Ensure image and print quality, trouble shooting as necessary.
  • Maintain photo equipment and materials.
  • Process images and create prints to customer specifications.

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Experience Affects Photo Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 96%
Experienced
up arrow 18%
Mid-Career
up arrow 11%
National Average
$20,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Skills That Affect Photo Technician Salaries

Product Photography
up arrow 3%
Customer Service
up arrow 1%
National Average
$20,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
49%
female alumni
 
Male
51%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 53% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 28% employee benefits None: 41%
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