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What Is the Average Wedding Photographer Salary by State

State Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Hawaii $135,215 $11,267 $2,600 $65.01
Massachusetts $134,999 $11,249 $2,596 $64.90
Connecticut $134,125 $11,177 $2,579 $64.48
Nevada $133,216 $11,101 $2,561 $64.05
Rhode Island $130,877 $10,906 $2,516 $62.92
Oregon $128,931 $10,744 $2,479 $61.99
Alaska $128,906 $10,742 $2,478 $61.97
Washington $128,396 $10,699 $2,469 $61.73
North Dakota $127,312 $10,609 $2,448 $61.21
New York $126,558 $10,546 $2,433 $60.85
Utah $125,867 $10,488 $2,420 $60.51
Iowa $125,066 $10,422 $2,405 $60.13
Maryland $121,576 $10,131 $2,338 $58.45
South Dakota $121,048 $10,087 $2,327 $58.20
Virginia $119,313 $9,942 $2,294 $57.36
New Hampshire $119,308 $9,942 $2,294 $57.36
California $117,482 $9,790 $2,259 $56.48
Kansas $116,828 $9,735 $2,246 $56.17
Nebraska $116,487 $9,707 $2,240 $56.00
Idaho $116,357 $9,696 $2,237 $55.94
Vermont $116,043 $9,670 $2,231 $55.79
Colorado $115,908 $9,659 $2,229 $55.73
Delaware $115,759 $9,646 $2,226 $55.65
New Jersey $115,164 $9,597 $2,214 $55.37
South Carolina $114,235 $9,519 $2,196 $54.92
Mississippi $113,936 $9,494 $2,191 $54.78
Tennessee $113,095 $9,424 $2,174 $54.37
Arkansas $112,950 $9,412 $2,172 $54.30
Arizona $111,575 $9,297 $2,145 $53.64
Minnesota $110,888 $9,240 $2,132 $53.31
Wyoming $110,778 $9,231 $2,130 $53.26
Maine $110,069 $9,172 $2,116 $52.92
Oklahoma $110,010 $9,167 $2,115 $52.89
Kentucky $109,759 $9,146 $2,110 $52.77
Michigan $109,476 $9,123 $2,105 $52.63
Montana $109,268 $9,105 $2,101 $52.53
Indiana $108,177 $9,014 $2,080 $52.01
Illinois $106,656 $8,888 $2,051 $51.28
West Virginia $106,381 $8,865 $2,045 $51.15
Missouri $105,430 $8,785 $2,027 $50.69
Wisconsin $104,576 $8,714 $2,011 $50.28
Ohio $104,430 $8,702 $2,008 $50.21
Pennsylvania $104,427 $8,702 $2,008 $50.21
Texas $103,128 $8,594 $1,983 $49.58
New Mexico $99,704 $8,308 $1,917 $47.94
Alabama $98,749 $8,229 $1,899 $47.48
North Carolina $96,287 $8,023 $1,851 $46.29
Florida $95,711 $7,975 $1,840 $46.02
Georgia $89,237 $7,436 $1,716 $42.90
Louisiana $88,780 $7,398 $1,707 $42.68

Top 50 Highest Paying States for Wedding Photographer Jobs in the U.S.

We’ve identified ten states where the typical salary for a Wedding Photographer job is above the national average. Topping the list is Hawaii, with Massachusetts and Connecticut close behind in second and third. Connecticut beats the national average by 6.1%, and Hawaii furthers that trend with another $8,836 (7.0%) above the $126,379.

With these ten states paying on average above the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Wedding Photographer appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

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