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What is the average salary for a DJ?

The average salary of a DJ is $27.2. Salaries start from $10.7 and go up to $49.0. Please note that the average salary for a DJ may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $49.0
Starting ($10.66)
Junior ($15.68)
Experienced ($22.35)
Senior ($35.03)
Highest ($48.96)
Highest

The top 10% of DJs in United States earn:

$49.0
Senior

The top 25% of DJs in United States earn:

$35.0
Experienced

The middle 50% of DJs in United States earn:

$22.4
Junior

The bottom 25% of DJs in United States earn:

$15.7
Starting

The bottom 10% of DJs in United States earn:

$10.7

Historical salary

DJ salary by state

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State Salary Rank
California 33.4 1
New York 32.7 2
District of Columbia 27.9 3
Colorado 27.7 4
Louisiana 27.6 5
Nevada 27.6 6
United States 27.2 7
New Mexico 26.2 8
Tennessee 25.9 9
Virginia 25.5 10
Washington 25.2 11
North Carolina 25 12
Maryland 24.3 13
Georgia 24.2 14
Indiana 23.4 15
Connecticut 22.9 16
Minnesota 22.9 17
Arizona 22.8 18
Texas 22.7 19
New Jersey 22.7 20
Pennsylvania 21.7 21
Missouri 21.6 22
Illinois 21.6 23
Massachusetts 21.0 24
Arkansas 20.1 25
Alabama 20.1 26
Ohio 19.7 27
Oregon 19.7 28
Iowa 19.6 29
Mississippi 19.3 30
Wisconsin 18.9 31
Florida 18.2 32
South Carolina 16.8 33
Kansas 16.6 34
Michigan 16.3 35
Puerto Rico 16.0 36
Rhode Island 15.7 37
Kentucky 15.2 38
Utah 14.8 39

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