Guitarist Salary

The average pay for a Guitarist is $36.44 per hour.

$15,000 - $65,000
$15K
$33K
$65K
MEDIAN: $33,000
10%
50%
90%

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$10.30 - $96.96
$10
$31
$97
MEDIAN: $30.72
10%
50%
90%

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$0$154K
Salary $15,000 - $65,000
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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$18,937 - $154,418
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14
Hourly Data $0$96
Hourly Rate $10.30 - $96.96
Hourly Tips $1.67
Overtime $37.50
Annual Data $0$154K
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).
)
$18,937 - $154,418
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

Job Description for Guitarist

  • Play music in front of an audience, sticking to established musical guidelines.
  • Set up and break down equipment.
  • Respond to and interact with audience.

Guitarist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Guitarist

Pay by Experience for a Guitarist has a positive trend. An entry-level Guitarist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 7 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Guitarist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Guitarist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 10 salaries. A Guitarist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Guitarist

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
26%

Experience Affects Guitarist Salaries

Late-Career
▲41%

Experienced
▲35%

Mid-Career
▲22%

National Average
$50,000

Entry-Level
▼40%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 92%