Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Photographer is $56,574
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Photographers?
An entry-level Photographer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $36,864 based on 48 salaries. An early career Photographer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,819 based on 478 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Photographers Do?
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 …Read more