Salary for Musicians and Singers
Also known as: Accompanist, Baritone, Bassoonist, Bugler, Cellist, Choir Member, Church Organist, Clarinetist, Concert Pianist, Concert Singer
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The data below shows an average hourly earning for a singer of approxiamately $30 per hour. However, it should be mentioned that this average is according to hourly hire - meaning, the wage that you may expect to pay a professional singer and not the totality of residual earnings potential from creative works and licensing.
Musicians and Singers receive the highest compensation in California, where they get job pay of approximating $35. Employees with these job titles can obtain the highest pay in Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation, where they earn normal pay levels of $34.
The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 21.92 percent nationwide in that time.
Musicians and Singers tend to make the most in the following industries:
In general, they earn less within the industries below: