A Photographer earns an average salary of AU$54,636 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$40,498 - AU$79,260
AU$40K
AU$55K
AU$79K
MEDIAN: AU$54,563
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.78 - AU$67.39
AU$20
AU$26
AU$67
MEDIAN: AU$25.82
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$101K
Salary AU$40,498 - AU$79,260
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,933
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$41,298 - AU$101,379
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 136
Hourly Data AU$0AU$67
Hourly Rate AU$19.78 - AU$67.39
Overtime AU$31.43
Annual Data AU$0AU$101K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,933
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$41,298 - AU$101,379
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 105

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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 127 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$59,000 based on 109 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 57 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$71,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$54,866

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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
62 %
Male
38 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Photographer Salaries

▲29%

▲8%

▲7%

National Average
AU$55,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Photographer Salaries


Product Photography
▼0%

National Average
AU$55,000


▼7%

▼9%

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 89%