In addition there are contributor features where you can get a behind-the-scenes sneak peek into the mind of successful contributors on Shutterstock. Shutterstock also offers customers two primary types of licenses.
Thinking of becoming a Shutterstock Contributor.
How much do you get paid per photo on shutterstock. Subscription packages pay the lowest rate putting 025 in your account every time an image is downloaded. It can vary but going with the standard rates for a new contributor 025 per photo download assuming you sold every image on a subscription youd need around 80 sales a month to get that much. In this video Ill discuss my shutterstock contributor earnings.
Biggies are sales that sell usually between 20-60 per image. 150 thousand new photos and 11 thousand new videos uploaded every day. This plan allows customers to purchase downloads under the Standard License that can be used anytime.
10 images a month for 49 or 29 with annual plan 50 images a month for 125 or 99 with annual plan 350 images a month for 199. At Shutterstock customers have the option to purchase a monthly or yearly subscription which gives them access to our image library and up to 750 image downloads per month. The pay is per image reviewed and theres no information on the actual rate but based on gossip around the web its around 5-cents per image.
This rate increases as your earnings on the site increase with top earners obtaining 033 per. Photos may be purchased in packs which means more profit for you. After the November-December dip the earnings have risen above 100 in January-March.
For those who only need a few images there are on demand image packs where users can pay to download a finite number of images ie. This is the ultimate way to learn what works and doesnt work in stock photography and how to improve your art. Or learn how to sell photos on shutterstock.
As a Shutterstock contributor you will earn a percentage of the price Shutterstock receives for licensing your content. Shutterstock producers get 30 of the sale price. Payments are sent according to the settings indicated in the.
The more content customers purchase from your portfolio the faster you progress through the levels. According to Glassdoor the amount you can actually earn varies from about 10 per hour to 20 probably depending on how fast you work. There are 6 separate earnings levels for images and for videos ranging from 15 up to 40.
However in our current days Shutterstock has broaden up their offer to include lower volume deals that still work with very low per-image prices. Shutterstock will initially pay you 25 cents every time one of your images is downloaded with a tiered set of raises to 33 cents 36 cents and 38 cents per download as you reach the 500 3000 and 10000 lifetime earning milestones. Payments are calculated at the end of every month for contributors who meet their minimum payout amount and are eligible to receive payment.
Illustrations get you a bit more but youd still be looking at a good 40 of those per month. What is the Pay Like at Shutterstock. The standard license and the extended license.
Stockkphotography passiveincomeearnings onlinebusinessInstagram ollytheoutlier Hey all I think I keep having problems with leaving my camera in manual f. You can graduate through them independently based on your download count in each category. The payment cycle for Shutterstock contributors is set up on a monthly basis.
The main reason for these numbers are the biggie sales that have made a return since October 2018. You will pay each photo between 290 and 490 depending on the extension you choose. Shutterstock continues to be my number one money machine.
Images do sell for more on demandenhanced license so you could get lucky assuming your image. Earn 004 on images and 10 on videos when an artist signs up with your link and their work is downloaded. Those packs pay between 81 and 124 per download whereas the ones without size restrictions pay 188 to 285 per download.
The other small plan is for 50 downloads a month. If you publish footage it will be easy for you to find a lot of 2370 in the Cart Sales column 30 of the 79 that Full HD videos cost. Priced at 125 monthly and 99 a month with an annual subscription its a great way to get a considerable amount of photos paying between 198 and 250 per image.