Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Musician or Singer is $40,699
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Musician or Singers?
An early career Musician or Singer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $35,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Musician or Singer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 13 salaries. In their late career …Read more
What Do Musician or Singers Do?
Musicians and singers can perform live in a variety of venues, including orchestras, operas, theatres, cabarets, and lounges. They can also perform exclusively as recording artists. Sometimes this type of employment involves being hired by a recording studio or record company. Therefore, musicians and singers can be employed full-time or part-time. They can also be freelancers, making their living from gig to gig. Musicians and singers often have agents, who will send them out on assignments …Read more
- Perform songs within a designated genre in front of an audience.
- Rehearse, practice and learn new music alone and in groups.
- Work with other musicians, the public and management to ensure a high quality experience.