The average rate for an Entry-Level Photographer is C$15.23 per hour. A skill in Product Photography is associated with high pay for this job.

C$24,417 - C$61,208
C$24K
C$40K
C$61K
MEDIAN: C$39,701
10%
50%
90%
C$12.07 - C$67.92
C$12
C$16
C$68
MEDIAN: C$16.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$91K
Salary C$24,417 - C$61,208
Bonus C$7,500
Commission C$1,900
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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C$25,508 - C$91,608
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 59
Hourly Data C$0C$110
Hourly Rate C$12.07 - C$67.92
Hourly Tips C$1.72
Overtime C$14.85 - C$110
Annual Data C$0C$91K
Bonus C$7,500
Commission C$1,900
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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C$25,508 - C$91,608
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 73

Photographer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$36,591

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

Photographer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Photographer in Calgary:
"Give 110%"
Try you best, unfortunately you may wait months for your next shoot.

Photographer in Toronto:
"Its inconsistent."
Get as much exposure as you can. Dont work for free.

Key Stats for Photographer

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
24%

Skills That Affect Photographer Salaries

Product Photography
▲17%

Adobe Photoshop
▲9%

Photography
▲9%

National Average
C$37,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 37%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 58%