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Music Teacher Salary

A Music Teacher earns an average salary of $42,608 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Childhood Education and musician.

$28,963 - $79,200
(Median)
$29K
$43K
$79K
MEDIAN: $42,607
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90%

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$15.03 - $58.72
(Median)
$15
$26
$59
MEDIAN: $26.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$28,963 - $79,200  
   
Bonus
$1,000 - $3,250  
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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$29,575 - $83,341  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 188
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$15.03 - $58.72  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,000 - $3,250  
   
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).
)
$29,575 - $83,341  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Pay by Experience Level for Music Teacher

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

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Experience Affects Music Teacher Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 36%

Late-Career
up arrow 34%

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$44,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Music Teacher Salaries

Childhood Education
up arrow 67%

musician
up arrow 11%

National Average
$44,000

MUSIC
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 21%
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