The average salary for a Music Director or Composer is $55,000 per year.

$36,000 - $74,500
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$52K
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MEDIAN: $52,071
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$30,913 - $104,101  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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Job Description for Music Director or Composer

  • Plan and schedule rehearsals and performances.
  • Transcribe or rearrange musical compositions to fit the performance group.
  • Conduct and direct instrumental or vocal performance for musical performance groups including orchestras, and choirs.

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Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
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