Photographers are most often employed by the Other professional, scientific & technical services industry. The average yearly wage for Photographers was $40,525 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Photographers by wage are Medical, dental, & ophthalmic laboratory technicians, Miscellaneous metal workers & plastic workers, including multiple machine tool setters, and Recreational therapists.
Photographers are part of the Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media occupations, along with Artists & related workers, Commercial and industrial designers, Fashion designers, Floral designers, Graphic designers, and 25 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Photographers are Greenpoint & Williamsburg PUMA, NY, Kendall & Grundy Counties PUMA, IL, and LA City (East Central/Silver Lake, Echo Park & Westlake) PUMA, CA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Photographers are Greenpoint & Williamsburg PUMA, NY, Miami Beach City & Miami Shores Village PUMA, FL, and Park Slope, Carroll Gardens & Red Hook PUMA, NY.