Photographer salary in US Midwest Region

Average salary
$29,500/yr
Based on 951 income tax records
$16,000
$66,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$16,000
$66,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Photographers make?
The average total salary for a Photographer is $29,500 per year. This is based on data from 951 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Photographer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Photographer salary can vary between $16,000 to $66,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Photographer salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Detroit Metro Area, MI
48 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$29K – $53K
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Madison Metro Area, WI
10 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$26K – $44K
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Akron Metro Area, OH
11 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$18K – $39K
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Louisville Metro Area, KY
18 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$22K – $54K
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Grand Rapids Metro Area, MI
18 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$22K – $43K
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Columbus Metro Area, OH
47 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$27K – $44K
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Dayton Metro Area, OH
14 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$27K – $41K
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Omaha Metro Area, NE
17 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$23K – $46K
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Chicago Metro Area, IL
157 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$24K – $47K
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Indianapolis Metro Area, IN
37 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$24K – $38K
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Minneapolis Metro Area, MN
62 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$22K – $45K
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Cincinnati Metro Area, OH
63 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$22K – $38K
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St. Louis Metro Area, MO
35 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$20K – $37K
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Cleveland Metro Area, OH
32 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$22K – $41K
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Kansas City Metro Area, MO
29 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$23K – $36K
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Milwaukee Metro Area, WI
34 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$20K – $34K

Photographer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Lifetouch Church Directories, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$21K – $35K
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Interstate Studio Publishing, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$16K – $25K
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Lifetouch, US Midwest Region
56 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$17K – $27K

Photographer demographics in US Midwest Region

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64% are single
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36% are married
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26% have kids
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37% own a home

Photographer salaries by age in US Midwest Region

$0
$8,500
$17,000
$25,500
$34,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Photographers in US Midwest Region

951 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a photographer in US Midwest Region is $29,500 per year. Photographer salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $16,000 to $66,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 951 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as photographer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for photographers in US Midwest Region: Lifetouch Church Directories ($28,000 a year), Interstate Studio Publishing ($21,500 a year), and Lifetouch ($21,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for photographers in US Midwest Region: Detroit Metro Area, MI ($39,000 a year), Madison Metro Area, WI ($38,000 a year), and Akron Metro Area, OH ($35,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.