Average Experienced Musician or Singer Salary in Los Angeles, California

$61,443
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$505
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The average salary for an Experienced Musician or Singer in Los Angeles, California is $61,443.
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$41k
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$61k
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$226k
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$41k - $226k
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$0 - $505
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$40k - $520k

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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. An early career Musician or Singer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 16 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. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $84,000.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Musician or Singer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 5.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Nashville, Tennessee (5.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (57.7% less) and Austin, Texas (2.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 45 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.3%
Early Career
35.6%
Mid Career
22.2%
Late Career
28.9%