How much does a family photographer cost in New York City?

Last updated: 17th May 2021

In 2020, for a two-hour family photoshoot in New York City, the average price you can expect to pay the photographer is approximately $762. On average a one-hour family shoot will cost $476 and a four-hour shoot will cost $1,334. New York City’s family photographer prices are 27% above the US national average. Similar average pricing applies to shoots in the following categories: family, children, kids.

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Contents
  1. Comparison of average New York City family photographer costs by shoot duration
  2. Examples of recent family photoshoot jobs on Snappr in New York City, NY
  3. Compare the cost of hiring a family photographer to other cities in NY
  4. Comparison of different options for finding a family photographer in New York City
  5. Prices for other types of photographers in New York City

Comparison of average New York City family photographer costs by shoot duration

Compare average market rates to Snappr rates based on the length of the family shoot.

Shoot duration Typical market cost in New York City, NY Snappr cost - value package Snappr cost - premium package
1 hour photoshoot
$476
$89
$149
2 hour photoshoot
$762
$149
$249
3 hour photoshoot
$1,048
$209
$349
4 hour photoshoot
$1,334
$269
$449
5 hour photoshoot
$1,619
$329
$549
6 hour photoshoot
$1,905
$389
$649
8 hour photoshoot
$2,477
$509
$849
10 hour photoshoot
$3,048
$629
$1,049

Source: Proprietary algorithm that combines earnings data from government data for the area of New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA (35620) with a sample of price quotes on the websites of family photographers.

Examples of Family Photos from Snappr Photographers

Examples of recent family photoshoot jobs on Snappr in New York City, NY

A snapshot of real-world family jobs that have been requested recently by folks in New York City and surrounding areas.

Snappr motif Family shoot in

Booked an hour ago by Carolina

  • Duration: 1 hours
  • Inclusions: all digital downloads
  • Price: $149
Snappr motif Family shoot in Ardsley

Booked an hour ago by Shweta

  • Duration: 1 hours
  • Inclusions: all digital downloads
  • Price: $149
Snappr motif Family shoot in Ardsley

Booked 2 hours ago by Shweta

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Inclusions: 12 digital downloads
  • Price: $149
Snappr motif Family shoot in

Booked 3 hours ago by Natalie

  • Duration: 1 hours
  • Inclusions: all digital downloads
  • Price: $149
Snappr motif Family shoot in Hoboken

Booked 3 hours ago by Tara

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Inclusions: all digital downloads
  • Price: $249
Snappr motif Family shoot in Yonkers

Booked 13 hours ago by Martha

  • Duration: 1 hours
  • Inclusions: all digital downloads
  • Price: $149
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Compare the cost of hiring a family photographer to other cities in NY

From most expensive to least expensive.

City Cost of 2 hour photoshoot
Syracuse, NY
$765
New York City, NY
$762
Buffalo, NY
$647
Albany, NY
$635
Binghamton, NY
$547
State of NY
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Comparison of different options for finding a family photographer in New York City

The Photographer Cost Calculator is built by Snappr, the largest on-demand marketplace for photographers, including the largest network of on-demand family photographers in New York City. See how booking your family shoot with Snappr compares to common alternatives.

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Prices for other types of photographers in New York City

The Photographer Cost Calculator can also tell you average prices for other types of shoots in New York City.