Band Director Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Band Director is $44,326 per year.
Band Director Total Pay (?
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$32,297 - $67,019
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
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$32,297 - $67,019  
   
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$0.00 - $10,385  
Total Pay (?
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$32,654 - $67,901  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 116
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Job Description for Band Director
  • Organize rehearsals.
  • Assist musicians in interpreting music and playing on tempo.
  • Direct and organize bands for schools, colleges, or professional groups.

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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Band Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%
Experienced
up arrow 15%
National Average
$46,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
Entry-Level
up arrow 17%
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Gender
Female
29%
female alumni
 
Male
71%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
22%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 13%
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