A Photographer earns an average salary of AU$54,700 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$40,320 - AU$79,893
AU$40K
AU$55K
AU$80K
MEDIAN: AU$54,776
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.52 - AU$66.21
AU$20
AU$26
AU$66
MEDIAN: AU$25.62
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$101K
Salary AU$40,320 - AU$79,893
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,863
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$40,881 - AU$101,379
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 140
Hourly Data AU$0AU$66
Hourly Rate AU$19.52 - AU$66.21
Overtime AU$31.43
Annual Data AU$0AU$101K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,863
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$40,881 - AU$101,379
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 111

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Popular Skills for Photographer

Pay by Experience Level for Photographer

Pay by Experience for a Photographer has a positive trend. An entry-level Photographer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 133 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Photographer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$58,000 based on 112 salaries. An experienced Photographer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 60 salaries. A Photographer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$70,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$54,791

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

Photographer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Photographer?

Photographer in Sydney:
"Flexible Schedule/Work For Myself."
Pros: Get out of the house every day, good income. Lots of fun stuff is tax write-off.
Cons: Stressful deadlines. Clients are difficult to please. Dealing with other subcontractors and their schedules.

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Key Stats for Photographer

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Photographer Salaries

▲27%

▲8%

▲6%

National Average
AU$55,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Photographer Salaries


Product Photography
▼0%

National Average
AU$55,000

▼3%

▼6%


▼9%

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 90%