News Photographer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

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Average Salary for News Photographer in Chicago, Illinois

The average salary of a(n) News Photographer in Chicago, Illinois is $57,046.

The average hourly rate of a(n) News Photographer in Chicago, Illinois is $27.43.

The average bonus of a(n) News Photographer in Chicago, Illinois is $1,084.00.

Job Description:

Photographs, edits, and presents newsworthy events, locations, people, or other illustrative or educational material for use in publications or telecasts, using still cameras. Travels to assigned locations and takes pictures. Develops negatives and prints film. Uses computer imaging programs, scanners, editing software, photo transmission tools, and digital mediums. Submits pictures to editorial personnel. Usually specializes in one phase of photography, as news, sports, special features, or as a freelance photographer. Less

Photographs, edits, and presents newsworthy events, locations, people, or other illustrative or educational material for use in publications or telecasts, using still cameras. Travels to assigned locations and takes pictures. Develops negatives and prints film. Uses computer imaging programs, scanners,... More

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