The average salary for a Musician or Singer in New York, New York is $37,801 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.

$19,392 - $74,190
(Median)
$19K
$38K
$74K
MEDIAN: $37,801
10%
50%
90%

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$10.21 - $152.42
(Median)
$10
$88
$150
MEDIAN: $87.00
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$80K$160K$240K
Salary
$19,392 - $74,190  
   
Bonus
$2,510  
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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$20,640 - $214,691  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$60$120$180
Hourly Rate
$10.21 - $152.42  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.92  
Overtime
$50.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$120K$240K$360K
Bonus
$2,510  
   
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).
)
$20,640 - $214,691  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Pay by Experience Level for Musician or Singer

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

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Experience Affects Musician or Singer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 160%

Experienced
up arrow 76%

Mid-Career
up arrow 27%

National Average
$41,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
medical benefits
Vision: 9%
dental benefits
None: 82%
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