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Photographic Engineer Salary

$78,927 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Photographic Engineer is $78,927 a year and $38 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Photographic Engineer is between $56,125 and $97,638. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Designs and constructs special-purpose photographic equipment and materials for use in scientific or industrial applications, utilizing knowledge of various engineering disciplines, chemistry, and photographic equipment and techniques.
  • Plans setup of equipment, specific procedures, and materials needed to meet data acquisition and measurement requirements.
  • May advise others in such fields as high speed photography, radiography, graphic arts, and aerial and space photography.
Photographic Engineer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Engineers, All Other

Job family population: 131,500

Estimated population of Photographic Engineer jobs: 11,627

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Photographic Engineer Job Listings for United States

Quality Assurance Engineer
Jun 13
Irvine, CA, USA
QA engineer responsibilities include designing and implementing tests, debugging and defining ... Upload or snap photos of tax documents year-round and store them with bank vault security.
Civil Engineer 2
Jun 21
Vancouver, WA, USA
Civil Engineer 2 Specialty: Access Roads Civil Engineering Project Management Job #: 9090 Location ... and photos for various road, bridge, culvert, and site projects. Work in the field may require ...
Project Engineer
Jun 21
Sacramento, CA, USA
Greenberg Construction
Job Description Project Engineer Position Overview The function of the Project Engineer (PE) is to ... RFI's, time Cards, Daily reports, safety meeting documentation, daily photograph documentation, PCO ...
Civil Engineer 11
Jun 24
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
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Civil Engineer II to join CE department with duties including: civil engineering computations and ... aerial photographs on soil composition, terrain, hydrological characteristics, and other ...
Security Engineer
Jun 7
Phoenix, AZ, USA
... photographs of our vehicles' interior and exterior, to real-time financing and the ability to ... Job Description The Senior Security Engineer will have the opportunity to form and own our new ...
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