Music Director or Composer Salary

The average salary for a Music Director or Composer is $49,871 per year.

$30,837 - $98,264
$50K
MEDIAN: $49,871
50%

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$29,799 - $117,446  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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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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Key Stats for Music Director or Composer

1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
33%
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Years of Experience

1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

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