Average Mid-Career Freelance Photographer Hourly Pay

$26.96
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$1,000
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Freelance Photographer is $26.96.
10%
$10.23
MEDIAN
$26.96
90%
$145.44
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $145
Bonus
$350 - $6,000
Total Pay
$25,264 - $216,439

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Job Description for Freelance Photographer

Freelance Photographer Tasks
  • Perform photo shoots for clients.
  • Meet with clients to discuss needs.
  • Edit photos.
  • Determine and use the best photography equipment for the situation.

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Popular Skills for Freelance Photographer

Skills in Adobe Photoshop, Product Photography and Editing are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Freelance Photographer

An early career Freelance Photographer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $24.99 based on 90 salaries. An experienced Freelance Photographer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $26.06 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $26.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 123 survey responses.
Early Career
73.2%
Experienced
13.8%
Late Career
13.0%