Texas Photography Schools and Careers

Career Information for Photographers in Texas

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Fast Facts for Photographers in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lubbock, Abilene and Tyler
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Killeen, Beaumont and Corpus Christi
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and Fort Worth

Salaries for Photographers in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Dallas, Austin and Fort Worth

Schools for Photographers in Texas are listed below.

Selected Photography Schools in Texas

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More Texas Photography Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Abilene Christian University Abilene Doctorate 4,675
Amarillo College Amarillo Associate 10,387
Austin Community College District Austin Associate 33,508
Del Mar College Corpus Christi Associate 11,167
Houston Community College Houston Associate 43,518
Kilgore College Kilgore Associate 5,150
Odessa College Odessa Associate 4,580
Saint Edward's University Austin Masters 5,317
Sam Houston State University Huntsville Doctorate 16,496
San Antonio College San Antonio Associate 19,819
St Philips College San Antonio Associate 9,256
Texas A & M University-Commerce Commerce Doctorate 8,813
Texas Christian University Fort Worth Masters 8,668
Texas Tech University Lubbock Doctorate & First Professional 28,260
Tyler Junior College Tyler Associate 8,217
University of Houston Houston Doctorate & First Professional 34,663
University of North Texas Denton Doctorate 34,710

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Photographers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Photographers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Austin 320 $32820 0.96
Round Rock 320 $32820 0.96
Houston 690 $0 0.65
The Woodlands 690 $0 0.65
Sugar Land 690 $0 0.65
Beaumont 30 $0 0.52
Port Arthur 30 $0 0.52
Corpus Christi 70 $21670 1.01
Dallas 1040 $31060 0.86
Fort Worth 1040 $31060 0.86
Arlington 1040 $31060 0.86
El Paso 80 $28040 0.77
San Antonio 320 $0 0.94
New Braunfels 320 $0 0.94
Lubbock 50 $31660 1.02
McAllen 80 $22450 0.91
Edinburg 80 $22450 0.91
Mission 80 $22450 0.91
Tyler 30 $31510 0.93
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