Music Agent Salary

The average pay for a Music Agent is $40,851 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$24,875 - $85,570
(Median)
$25K
$41K
$86K
MEDIAN: $40,851
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$24,875 - $85,570  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,797  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,860 - $86,168  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 22
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Job Description for Music Agent

A music agent represents a musician or a band and helps them obtain jobs. This may involve booking performance events for them or promoting them to music producers, so that they can professionally record and sell their work. It is important to have bargaining skills, as the music agent will negotiate contracts and fees. It is important to match the artist with suitable jobs, venues, and recording producers, so that the jobs and events will be a success.

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Music Agent Tasks

  • Issue press releases and provide public relations services.
  • Represent clients in all business dealings.
  • Promote clients in all appropriate venues.
  • Negotiate appearances, performances, and payment for a range of clientele.
  • Organize all performance details, including transportation, payment, performance equipment, and lodging.

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Experience Affects Music Agent Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 33%

National Average
$41,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 45%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 25%
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