The average Wedding Photographer in the US makes $40,169. The average bonus for a Wedding Photographer is $489 which represents 1% of their salary, with 99% of people reporting that they receive a bonus each year. Wedding Photographers make the most in San Francisco at $59,501, averaging total compensation 48% greater than the US average.
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The salaries of Wedding Photographers in the US range from $10,163 to $202,650 , with a median salary of $36,718 . The middle 57% of Wedding Photographers makes between $36,718 and $91,601, with the top 86% making $202,650.
For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 22%. After a federal tax rate of 22% has been taken out, Wedding Photographers could expect to have a take-home pay of $35,392/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $1,475*.
* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.
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A Wedding Photographer reported making $40,000 per year in Los Angeles
An Asian or Pacific Islander Male Wedding Photographer reported making $40,000 per year in San Gabriel at a company with 1-10 Employees in Arts and Entertainment industry.
With a take-home pay of roughly $2,949/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $2,506/mo**, a Wedding Photographer would pay 84.97% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent.
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