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Photographers

in Massachusetts

Photograph people, landscapes, merchandise, or other subjects, using digital or film cameras and equipment. May develop negatives or use computer software to produce finished images and prints. Includes scientific photographers, aerial photographers, and photojournalists.

Occupation Projection for Photographers

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
274021  Photographers 3,792 4,248 456 12.03 % 172 141 46 359 High school diploma or equivalent 

Photographers Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Information    350  9 % 350  8 % 0  1 % $64,450
Broadcasting (except Internet)    210  6 % 250  6 % 40  15 % $62,620
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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