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Photographer Salary

How much does a Photographer make in the United States?
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$53,965 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$26 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,015 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average photographer salary in United States is $53,965 or an equivalent hourly rate of $26. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,015. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$39,418 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$66,045 (USD)

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