Average Early-Career Musician or Singer Salary in Los Angeles, California

$50,000
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$26,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Musician or Singer in Los Angeles, California is $50,000.
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$20k
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$50k
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$286k
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$20k - $286k
Bonus
$0 - $26k
Total Pay
$20k - $253k

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Job Description for Musician or Singer

Musician or Singer Tasks
  • 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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Musician or Singer

An entry-level Musician or Singer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $41,000 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Musician or Singer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,052 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Musician or Singer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,443 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $84,000.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 48 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.5%
Mid Career
20.8%
Experienced
39.6%
Late Career
27.1%

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