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Model Photographers Salary

$59,367 (USD)

Average Salary

$29/hr

Average Hourly

$8,941

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 26, 2020

The average pay for a Model Photographers is $59,367 a year and $29 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Model Photographers is between $43,122 and $72,897. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Model Photographers. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Poses for pictures taken by photographer, still to be used for advertising purposes: applies special makeup to face and styles hair to enhance appearance, considering factors, such as color, camera techniques, and facial features.
  • Poses as directed or strikes suitable interpretive poses for promoting and selling merchandise or fashions.
  • May specialize in one category of modeling, such as high fashion, illustration, or art.
  • May specialize in modeling one part of body, such as hands, legs, or face.
Model Photographers Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Models

Job family population: 3,310

Estimated population of Model Photographers jobs: 763

Rate of error: 21.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
$68,823
5 Year Change:
16 %
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About United States

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth-largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 328 million, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous...

Model Photographers Job Listings for United States

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Jan 12
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Hairvivi
Aiding with social media, photography, and model/photographer scouting. * Coordinate travel arrangements, prepare itineraries, plan logistics, and submit expense reports * Screen all incoming phone ...
Film and Photography Arts Specialist, Countee Cullen Community Center
Jan 14
New York, NY, USA
Harlem Children's Zone
The Countee Cullen Community Center has served as an inspiration and model for programs across the ... The Film and Photography Arts Specialist must be able to motivate and maintain the interest of ...
Real Estate Photographer - Brick, NJ
Jan 6
Brick, NJ, USA
HomeVisit
HomeVisit provides Fusion Photography, HD Video Production, 3D Modeling, Aerial Imaging, and Print Production services to a wide range of the top real estate brokers in the are. We will be expanding ...
Digital Photographer
Jan 14
Livermore, CA, USA
Coda Staffing
... photographers. You must be able to work on multiple projects at once and flexible to work some ... Experienced directing models on set including adults and children. * Able to work quickly and ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Model Photographers is $59,367 a year and $29 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Model Photographers is between $43,122 and $72,897. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Model Photographers. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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