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Photographer Salary in India

based on 2.5k latest salaries

Average Annual Salary

3.7 Lakhs

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Estimated Take Home Salary

21,498 - ₹ 23,139

Photographer salary in India ranges between ₹ 0.3 Lakhs to ₹ 7.1 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 3.7 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 2.5k latest salaries received from Photographers.

Last Updated: 14 Apr, 2024

Salaries in different departments

Media Production & Entertainment
Photographer Salary
1 - 9 years exp. (649 salaries)
3.7 Lakhs

₹0.3 L/yr - ₹7.1 L/yr

UX, Design & Architecture
Photographer Salary
1 - 9 years exp. (138 salaries)
4.1 Lakhs

₹0.3 L/yr - ₹7 L/yr

Marketing & Communication
Photographer Salary
1 - 9 years exp. (77 salaries)
3.9 Lakhs

₹0.9 L/yr - ₹7 L/yr

Content, Editorial & Journalism
Photographer Salary
1 - 9 years exp. (52 salaries)
3.9 Lakhs

₹0.8 L/yr - ₹7 L/yr

Customer Success, Service & Operations
Photographer Salary
1 - 7 years exp. (20 salaries)
3.9 Lakhs

₹1 L/yr - ₹4.5 L/yr

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Average Annual Salary by Experience

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Photographer salary in India with less than 1 year of experience to 10 years ranges from ₹ 0.3 Lakhs to ₹ 7.1 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 3.7 Lakhs based on 2.5k latest salaries.

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₹1.1 L/yr - ₹6.2 L/yr
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2.9 Lakhs
₹0.3 L/yr - ₹6 L/yr

Top Skills for Photographers

based on 553 jobs

Skills

Jobs demanding the skill

1

Photography

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2

Photo Editing

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3

Photoshop

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4

Videography

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5

Video Editing

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Companies for Photographer in India

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Company Name Avg Annual Salary
1 - 8 yrs exp. (295 salaries)

4 Lakhs

₹1.2 L/yr - ₹8 L/yr

0 - 7 yrs exp. (15 salaries)

4 Lakhs

₹2.5 L/yr - ₹5.5 L/yr

2 - 11 yrs exp. (14 salaries)

4.9 Lakhs

₹2.3 L/yr - ₹8.5 L/yr

1 - 6 yrs exp. (14 salaries)

3 Lakhs

₹1.1 L/yr - ₹4.3 L/yr

0 - 4 yrs exp. (12 salaries)

2.9 Lakhs

₹2.4 L/yr - ₹3.3 L/yr

0 - 6 yrs exp. (12 salaries)

3.1 Lakhs

₹1.8 L/yr - ₹6.6 L/yr

1 - 9 yrs exp. (11 salaries)

1.9 Lakh

₹0.2 L/yr - ₹4.5 L/yr

2 - 6 yrs exp. (11 salaries)

3.4 Lakhs

₹2.6 L/yr - ₹4.4 L/yr

Frequently Asked Questions about Photographer Salaries

What is the salary of a Photographer in India?
Average salary for a Photographer in India is 3.7 Lakhs per year (₹30.5k per month). Salary estimates are based on 2.5k latest salaries received from various Photographers across industries.
What are the top paying companies that employ Photographers?
What is the starting salary for a Photographer in India?
Average starting Salary for Photographer in India is around ₹0.3 Lakh per year (₹2.5k per month). 1 year of minimum experience is required to be a Photographer.
What is the highest salary for a Photographer in India?
Highest salary that a Photographer can earn is ₹7.1 Lakhs per year (₹59.2k per month).
How does Photographer Salary in India change with experience?
An Entry Level Photographer with less than three years of experience earns an average salary of ₹3.6 Lakhs per year. A mid-career Photographer with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹4.4 Lakhs per year, while an experienced Photographer with 10-20 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹6.4 Lakhs per year.
What are the top paying industries for Photographer in India?
What are the top paying cities for Photographer in India?
What are the popular/top skills required to become a Photographer?
These are the top skills of a Photographer based on 553 jobs posted by employers.
  • Photography
  • Photo Editing
  • Photoshop
  • Videography
  • Video Editing