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The average commercial photographer salary in District of Columbia, United States is $59,696 or an hourly rate of $29. This is 12% higher (+$6,477) than the average commercial photographer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,122.
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An entry level commercial photographer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $46,458. On the other end, a senior level commercial photographer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $76,641.

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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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