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Trainee Photographer Salary

A Trainee Photographer earns an average wage of $9.79 per hour.

$7.90 - $19.12
(Median)
$7
$9
$19
MEDIAN: $9.00
10%
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$7.90 - $19.12  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $23.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $50.50  
   
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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$16,513 - $40,715  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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Job Description for Trainee Photographer

  • Adjust and improve work based on criticism from senior photographers.
  • Assist senior photographers with setting up equipment.
  • Maintain all equipment, such as cameras, lights, and printers.
  • Learn to use software such as Photoshop, Lightroom, and Bridge to edit photographs.

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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
27%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 20% dental benefits Dental: 13%
vision benefits Vision: 7% employee benefits None: 80%
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