A person working in Photography in Bangladesh typically earns around 47,400 BDT per month. Salaries range from 34,700 BDT (lowest) to 61,600 BDT (highest).
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries differ drasticly between different Photography jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
|Job Title||Average Salary|
|Assistant Photographer||36,500 BDT|
|Mini-Lab Operator||42,400 BDT|
|Photo Research Manager||60,000 BDT|
|Photo Retoucher||36,200 BDT|
|Photography Production Supervisor||59,000 BDT|
|Studio Manager||63,500 BDT|
The Photography salaries in Bangladesh range between 34,700 BDT per month (minimum salary) to 61,600 BDT per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 49,300 BDT per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Photography are earning less than 49,300 BDT while the other half are earning more than 49,300 BDT. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Photography are earning less than 37,800 BDT while 75% of them are earning more than 37,800 BDT. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Photography are earning less than 59,900 BDT while 25% are earning more than 59,900 BDT.
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
|Average Salary 2016|
|Average Salary 2017||+4%|
|Average Salary 2018||+4%|
|Average Salary 2019||+4%|
The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.
|Coxs Bazar||45,500 BDT|
|St. Martin||42,600 BDT|