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$32,307

Average Base Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$407

Average Bonus
The average chief photographer salary in District of Columbia, United States is $32,307 or an equivalent hourly rate of $16. This is 14% higher (+$3,966) than the average chief photographer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $407. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$25,999

Entry Level Salary

$42,681

Senior Level Salary
An entry level chief photographer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $25,999. On the other end, a senior level chief photographer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $42,681.

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Job Description
Photograph people, landscapes, merchandise, or other subjects, using digital or film cameras and equipment. May develop negatives or use computer software to produce finished images and prints. Includes scientific photographers, aerial photographers, and photojournalists.
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