Or browse by:

Photo Journalist Salary
in the United States

How much does a Photo Journalist make in the United States?
Get insights on the salary, benefits, education and job description.

$55,391 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$27 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,052 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average photo journalist salary in United States is $55,391 or an equivalent hourly rate of $27. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,052. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$40,347 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$67,958 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

Are you paid fairly?

Calculate your market salary rate to find out.
Calculate Salary
Job Description
Jobs that May Interest You
Combat Camera Specialist
account_balance Parsons
location_on Schofield Barracks
Associates or Bachelor of Arts or Sciences degree in Photo Journalism from an accredited college or university or experience in lieu of in photo journalism. Courses and training in still photography ...
account_balance WFMZ-TV
location_on Allentown
Untitled PHOTOJOURNALIST WFMZ-TV in Allentown, PA needs a photo-journalist to shoot and edit sports for our Edicion en Espanol and news for our English newscasts. Approx. 35 hours per week. Send ...
Internship - Photo Department
account_balance Patagonia Inc.
location_on Ventura
College Degree in progress in Photography, Art History, Journalism, or Communications. * Experience in photography, photo editing, visual storytelling. * Knowledge of photography language preferred
Internship - Studio Operations / Photo Services - (Spring / Summer 2018)
account_balance Universal Orlando
location_on Orlando
Maintains photo equipment and cleanliness of studio. * Ensures the studio is appropriately set up ... Photography, Journalism, Fine Art, Graphic Design EXPERIENCE: * Prior internship experience related ...
Web Content Manager
account_balance VIVA USA INC
location_on Northbrook
Exhaustive knowledge and application of Associated Press styleCopy editing and news/headline writing experiencePhoto selection, basic photo editing and journalistic caption writingNews judgment ...

Discover How Much You Should Be Paid

Get informed of your market rate.


Do you work in HR or Compensation?

Try Free Demo

Try our professional compensation software to generate detailed salary and cost of living reports.

Try Free Demo