Average Music Director Salary

Average Music Director Salary

$40,174
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$16k
MEDIAN
$40k
90%
$69k

The average salary for a Music Director is $40,174

Base Salary
$16k - $69k
Bonus
$100 - $8k
Total Pay
$17k - $75k
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What Do Music Directors Do?

Music Director Tasks
  • Conduct and direct instrumental or vocal performance for musical performance groups including orchestras, and choirs.
  • Transcribe or rearrange musical compositions to fit the performance group.
  • Plan and schedule rehearsals and performances.
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Job Satisfaction for Music Director

4.2 out of 5
(117)
Highly Satisfied
9Reviews
Based on 117 responses, the job of Music Director has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.2 out of 5. On average, Music Directors are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
63.4%
Female
35.6%
Prefer to self-define
1.1%
This data is based on 284 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

42%

Dental

30%

Vision

25%

None

57%