The average rate for an Entry-Level Photographer is AU$25.01 per hour.

AU$34,849 - AU$75,503
AU$35K
AU$49K
AU$76K
MEDIAN: AU$49,368
10%
50%
90%
AU$18.21 - AU$59.18
AU$18
AU$24
AU$59
MEDIAN: AU$24.24
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$89K
Salary AU$34,849 - AU$75,503
Bonus AU$2,035
Profit Sharing AU$20,000
Commission AU$1,000
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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AU$37,820 - AU$89,896
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 112
Hourly Data AU$0AU$59
Hourly Rate AU$18.21 - AU$59.18
Hourly Tips AU$5.83
Overtime AU$27.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$89K
Bonus AU$2,035
Commission AU$1,000
Profit Sharing AU$20,000
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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AU$37,820 - AU$89,896
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 151

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.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$50,376

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Key Stats for Photographer

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
27%

Skills That Affect Photographer Salaries



National Average
AU$50,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 93%