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Photographer Aerial Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$43,416 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$617

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Photographer Aerial is $43,416 a year and $21 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Photographer Aerial is between $32,993 and $52,030. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Photographer Aerial. 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:
  • Photographs segments of earth and other subject material from aircraft to produce pictures used in surveying, mapping, volumetric surveying, or related purposes, such as recording effects of pollution or natural disasters, determining condition of crops and timberland, and planning cities or other large scale projects: sets up and mounts camera in aircraft.
  • Confers with pilot regarding plotted course, speed, altitude, and area to be photographed.
  • Communicates with pilot during flight to ensure adherence to flight plan or make adjustments to equipment to compensate for changes.
  • Calculates number of exposures and time lapse between them, using standard formulas to determine requirements for adequate area coverage.
  • Adjusts camera shutter speed, lens aperture opening, and focus.
  • Adjusts automatic exposure interval on camera equipped with time lapse control or times intervals with stopwatch and manually trips shutter.
  • Maintains camera in level position and oriented to flight path when making photographs for mapping or surveying.
  • May match individual photographs to form terrain map of photographed area.
Photographer Aerial Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Photographers

Job family population: 49,320

Estimated population of Photographer Aerial jobs: 4,618

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$50,331
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

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Photographer Aerial Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Real Estate Photographer - New Brunswick / Edison, New Jersey
Apr 25
New Brunswick, NJ, USA
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Real Estate Photographer - Princeton, New Jersey
Apr 25
Princeton, NJ, USA
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Real Estate Photographer - Morristown, New Jersey
Mar 11
Morristown, NJ, USA
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Real Estate Photographer - Paterson, NJ
Apr 25
Paterson, NJ, USA
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Real Estate Photographer - Oakland / Franklin Lakes, NJ
Apr 25
Oakland, NJ, USA
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