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What is the average salary for a Music Therapist?

The average salary of a Music Therapist is $21.9. Salaries start from $13.0 and go up to $33.2. Please note that the average salary for a Music Therapist 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 $33.2
Starting ($13.04)
Junior ($16.3)
Experienced ($20.76)
Senior ($26.91)
Highest ($33.15)
Highest

The top 10% of Music Therapists in United States earn:

$33.2
Senior

The top 25% of Music Therapists in United States earn:

$26.9
Experienced

The middle 50% of Music Therapists in United States earn:

$20.8
Junior

The bottom 25% of Music Therapists in United States earn:

$16.3
Starting

The bottom 10% of Music Therapists in United States earn:

$13.0

Historical salary

Music Therapist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
California 30.2 1
Connecticut 25.4 2
New Jersey 25.2 3
Oregon 24.4 4
New York 24.4 5
Iowa 23.6 6
District of Columbia 23.1 7
Maryland 22.9 8
Texas 22.8 9
Minnesota 22.3 10
Michigan 22.3 11
Tennessee 22.1 12
Wyoming 22.0 13
Arkansas 22.0 14
New Hampshire 21.9 15
Florida 21.9 16
United States 21.9 17
Ohio 21.6 18
Nevada 21.5 19
Washington 21.5 20
West Virginia 21.2 21
Colorado 21.1 22
Illinois 21.1 23
Kentucky 21.0 24
North Carolina 20.9 25
Hawaii 20.6 26
Virginia 20.6 27
Pennsylvania 20.4 28
Louisiana 20.1 29
Maine 19.9 30
Idaho 19.8 31
Delaware 19.7 32
Rhode Island 19.5 33
Utah 19.5 34
Georgia 18.9 35
Missouri 18.7 36
Arizona 18.7 37
Alabama 18.6 38
Vermont 18.5 39
Wisconsin 18.5 40
Nebraska 18.4 41
Massachusetts 18.4 42
New Mexico 18.3 43
Indiana 18.2 44
Montana 18.2 45
South Carolina 18.0 46
Oklahoma 17.8 47
North Dakota 17.4 48
Kansas 16.8 49
Mississippi 16 50
Puerto Rico 15.5 51

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