Berklee College of Music Alumni Average Salary

Around 4,000 people attend Berklee College of Music, a institution based in Boston, Mass. Replies from former Berklee College of Music students to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this summary.

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College ROI Report

1678th

20 Year Net ROI 

$18,900

Annual ROI 

0.4%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$236,000

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College Salary Report

463rd

Early Career Salary 

$38,500

Mid-Career Salary 

$74,800

% High Meaning 

49 %

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Berklee College of Music Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$20K$40K$60K
Operations Manager
4 salaries
$58,500  
   
Marketing Coordinator
3 salaries
$51,500  
Administrative Assistant
3 salaries
$36,000  
Music Teacher
3 salaries
$30,521  
Assistant Editor
3 salaries
$35,000  
Music Director
3 salaries
$45,953  
Audio Engineer
2 salaries
$44,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 149

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About This School

1140 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02215

www.berklee.edu/admissions/

4,402

Private School, Arts, Music & Design

50 %

20 %

18 %

Industry

Among Berklee College of Music grads, the financial services industry is a commonly chosen career field. The average salary for a grad from Berklee College of Music is approximately $87K.

Locations

Graduates of Berklee College of Music seem to enjoy living in Boston, and one in three grads wind up living and working there after graduation. Berklee College of Music grads also flock to Boston, Mass., which is home to salaries significantly above average (median pay is $96K). Though Los Angeles, Calif. takes the cake for lowest pay among Berklee College of Music grads (the median salary is $76K there), it remains a common destination for former students.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Berklee College of Music grads with a Bachelor's Degree (average earnings climb to about $84K per year). A B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of around $83K.

Skills

Berklee College of Music grads with Project Management experience garner salaries that are 0 percent more than other grads' salaries. Project Management is a common skill among Berklee College of Music alumni — more than a third of grads mention using it at work.

Benefits and Perks

A majority of grads earn paid vacation and paid sick time. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; nearly all alumni are rewarded with health insurance and a strong majority of respondents report dental coverage, too. Nearly all graduates allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Berklee College of Music graduates also take advantage of a casual working environment, life insurance, a company-subsidized cell phone, and free drinks.

Related Schools

Though Berklee College of Music grads make more money on average than grads at related schools, they bring in salaries closest to Boston Architectural College alumni (who earn $60K on average). Boston Conservatory, New England Conservatory of Music, and School of the Museum of Fine Arts-Boston are also similar to Berklee College of Music.

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Key Stats for Berklee College of Music

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Salary
$55,500 - $92,432
Salary
$65,000 - $105,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
7%
$66,129 - $93,564

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