The average salary for a Music Director with People Management skills is $40,158.
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Job Description for Music Director
Music directors are responsible for organizing and overseeing music programs within an organization. Their job requirements may greatly vary depending on the employer. They may be required to conduct a choir or orchestra, select appropriate music to be played, plan and prepare sheet music, ensure copyright laws are followed, hold auditions for ensemble members, and/or promote and organize tours. Music directors' work is indoors and rarely physical, with the exception of conducting. Music direc…Read more
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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Popular Skills for Music Director
Worship Planning and Leading
Skills in Team Leadership and Organizational Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Leadership, Worship Planning and Leading and Performer.
Pay by Experience Level for Music Director
An early career Music Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $35,610 based on 37 salaries. A mid-career Music Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,993 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Music Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,916 based on 65 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $39,474.
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