The average pay for a Mid-Career Photographer is C$43,965 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Product Photography and Adobe Photoshop.

C$27,013 - C$66,384
C$27K
C$46K
C$66K
MEDIAN: C$46,244
10%
50%
90%
C$11.79 - C$80.15
C$12
C$20
C$80
MEDIAN: C$20.34
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$107K
Salary C$27,013 - C$66,384
Bonus C$2,000
Profit Sharing C$6,000
Commission C$3,000
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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C$25,202 - C$107,164
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 76
Hourly Data C$0C$80
Hourly Rate C$11.79 - C$80.15
Overtime C$24.00
Annual Data C$0C$107K
Bonus C$2,000
Commission C$3,000
Profit Sharing C$6,000
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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C$25,202 - C$107,164
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 70

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: C$45,763

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

Key Stats for Photographer

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
5-9 years
78%
10-19 years
22%

Skills That Affect Photographer Salaries

Product Photography
▲8%

Adobe Photoshop
▲7%

National Average
C$46,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 51%