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Senior Photographer Salary

A Senior Photographer earns an average salary of $58,291 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$35,588 - $97,951
(Median)
$36K
$58K
$98K
MEDIAN: $58,290
10%
50%
90%

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$11.23 - $39.15
(Median)
$11
$16
$39
MEDIAN: $16.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$35,588 - $97,951  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,155  
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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$32,916 - $95,217  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 57
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$11.23 - $39.15  
   
Overtime
$18.59 - $37.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,155  
   
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).
)
$32,916 - $95,217  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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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 8%

National Average
$56,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Senior Photographer Salaries

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%

National Average
$56,000

Product Photography
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 7%
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