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Senior Photographer Salary

A Senior Photographer earns an average salary of $57,899 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$35,533 - $96,083
(Median)
$36K
$58K
$96K
MEDIAN: $57,899
10%
50%
90%

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$11.15 - $39.45
(Median)
$11
$18
$39
MEDIAN: $18.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$35,533 - $96,083  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,174  
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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$33,462 - $86,477  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 56
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.15 - $39.45  
   
Overtime
$18.55 - $38.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,174  
   
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).
)
$33,462 - $86,477  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Job Description for Senior Photographer

  • Assess, critique, and train junior photographers.
  • Conduct photography sessions across a variety of customers and settings.
  • Use creative and technical photography knowledge to compose high-equality photographs.
  • Review sets of photographs to select the best work.
  • Utilize software such as Photoshop, Lightroom, and Bridge to edit photographs.

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Experience Affects Senior Photographer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Late-Career
up arrow 15%

National Average
$56,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Skills That Affect Senior Photographer Salaries

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%

National Average
$56,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 7%