Technical Photographer Salary in the United States

How much does a Technical Photographer make in the United States? The average Technical Photographer salary in the United States is $48,301 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $38,801 and $59,801. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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The Technical Photographer coordinates the purchase of photographic materials. Creates and prepares photographic images to display scientific exhibits, brochures, and other related material. Being a Technical Photographer is familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. May require an associate's degree with 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. In addition, Technical Photographer relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is expected. (Copyright 2019

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