Demographic information on Photographers in the US. The average age of male Photographers in the workforce is 42 and of female Photographers is 35.7, and the most common race/ethnicity for Photographers is White.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Photographers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Photographers need many skills, but most especially Active Listening, Speaking, and Reading Comprehension. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Photographers need more than the average amount of Technology Design, Operations Analysis, and Equipment Selection.
Projections on wages and job growth for Photographers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 6.5%, but Photographers are expected to see a growth of 3.1% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.