The average salary for a Photographer is AED 84,456 per year. A skill in Product Photography is associated with high pay for this job. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AED 41,426 - AED 198,927
AED 41K
AED 84K
AED 200K
MEDIAN: AED 84,456
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 204K
Salary AED 41,426 - AED 198,927
Bonus AED 5,000
Total Pay (?
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AED 42,241 - AED 204,057
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 67

Job Description for Photographer

Photographers use their creative and technical capabilities to capture photos of people, places, and things. Photographers generally spend a great deal of time coming up with ways to market their skills to the public, and they are often hired to take photos at memorable events such as weddings, birthdays, and graduations. They usually have in-depth knowledge of photo editing software which may or may not be used to enhance pictures. It is also common for photographers to offer photo album designs to serve as covers for customers' memorable photographs.

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Photographer Tasks

  • Take pictures either in studio or on location.
  • Work with clients or workplace teams to create photographic images.
  • Use creative knowledge to compose photographs.
  • Review sets of photographs to select the best work.
  • Operate various types of photographic and computer equipment to create photographic images.

Photographer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 85,866

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Photographer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%

Experience Affects Photographer Salaries

▲19%

▲15%

National Average
AED 86,000

▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 27%