Career Outlook for Musicians, Instrumental

Also known as:  Accompanist, Baritone, Bassoonist, Bugler, Cellist, Choir Member, Church Organist, Clarinetist, Concert Pianist, Concert Singer
The overall job outlook for Musician careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 16.63 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 2.77 percent per year. Demand for Musicians, Instrumental is expected to go up, with an expected 157,250 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 45.34 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Musicians, Instrumental in the following states
New York 8,230
California 7,410
Florida 2,840
Tennessee 2,230
Texas 1,880
Ohio 1,720
Illinois 1,400
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Musicians, Instrumental
Mississippi 70
South Dakota 80
District of Columbia 100
New Mexico 100
Oklahoma 130
Rhode Island 150
Montana 180