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Colorist Photography Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$46,465 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$678

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Colorist Photography is $46,465 a year and $22 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Colorist Photography is between $34,932 and $56,015. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Colorist Photography. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Applies oil colors to portrait photographs to produce natural, lifelike appearance, according to specifications, using cotton swabs and brushes: dips cotton swab in photographic colors, and applies color onto face of portrait freehand.
  • Wipes excess color from portrait to produce specified shade, using cotton swab.
  • Applies color to shaded spots of face, cheeks, and lips, using cotton-tipped wooden stick, and rubs color to blend with color previously applied.
  • Applies color to eyes, using camel's hair spotting brush.
  • May color scenic or other photographs.
Colorist Photography Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Job family population: 22,450

Estimated population of Colorist Photography jobs: 2,045

Rate of error: 3.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$53,866
5 Year Change:
16 %

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