Average Music Educator Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Music Educator is $44,219

Base Salary
$28k - $82k
$101 - $6k
Total Pay
$29k - $91k
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What Do Music Educators Do?

Music Educator Tasks
  • Instruct students individually or in groups using a variety of teaching methods.
  • Conduct individual workshops or demonstrations on specific skills or topics.
  • Adapt teaching materials or techniques according to student needs.
  • Observe students to determine ability and limitations, and offer corrections or advice on improvement.
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FAQs About Music Educators

What is the highest pay for Music Educators?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Music Educator is $82k / year

What is the lowest pay for Music Educators?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Music Educator is $28k / year

How can Music Educators increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Music Educator is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Music Educator that oversees more junior Music Educators, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.