Photographer Salaries in Boise, ID

Alternate Job Titles: Photographer

What is the average Photographer salary for Boise, ID?

The salary for someone with the job title Photographer in Boise, ID varies depending on a number of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at employers of all sizes and industries on Photographer salaries to construct a range which describes the distribution of salaries for people with the job title Photographer in Boise, ID.

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This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Photographer in Boise, ID that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Photographer in Boise are expected to make less than the median.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $52,352
  • 10%$35,093
  • 25%$43,318
  • 75%$61,586
  • 90%$69,992

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Job Description for Photographer

Creates and prepares photographic images to display in a variety of published mediums. Selects and assembles equipment according to subject material, anticipated conditions, and knowledge of function of various types of cameras, lenses, films, and accessories. Views subject and setting and plans composition, camera position, and camera angle to produce desired effect. May mix chemicals, and process film and photographic paper. Also may spot and retouch prints and negatives. May require an associate's degree with 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on 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 wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. View full job description

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