Music Director salary in the United States

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How much do Music Directors make?
The average total salary for a Music Director is $40,500 per year. This is based on data from 626 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Music Director and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Music Director salary can vary between $17,000 to $78,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Music Director demographics in United States

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42% are single
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58% are married
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35% have kids
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53% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Music Directors in United States

626 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a music director in the United States is $40,500 per year. Music director salaries in the United States can vary between $17,000 to $78,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 626 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as music director.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for music directors in the United States: New York Metro Area, NY ($60,000 a year), Washington Metro Area, DC ($50,500 a year), and Houston Metro Area, TX ($46,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.