How much does a Photographer II make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Photographer II in the United States is $33 as of July 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $29 and $38. Hourly rate 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Photographer II

Photographer II uses photographic and video equipment to capture a subject, place, or event. Understands and adheres to photography/videography guidelines and standards. Being a Photographer II has thorough knowledge and experience with concepts like composition, lighting, and balance. Helps sift through content to identify valuable photos or videos. Additionally, Photographer II may stage subjects or areas for capture and may work directly with clients. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Photographer II occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Photographer II typically requires 2-4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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TEGNA Inc. operates as a media company in the United States. The company operates television stations and radio stations that deliver television programming and digital content. It offers content and information to consumers across various platforms. The company also provides solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Mar... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2021
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City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

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