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How much does a Composer make in New Mexico?

Average Composer Hourly Wage in New Mexico

Composers earn a median hourly wage of $22.12. Hourly wages typically start from $8.95 and go up to $70.13.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Composer Yearly Salary in New Mexico

Composers earn a median salary of $46,010 per year. Salaries typically start from $18,620 and go up to $145,860.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

17%
Full-Time
83%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.4
SCORE
272
RATINGS
Composers average a score of 2.4 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Composers in the 1th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Composer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Composer Earnings

The highest earning Composers in New Mexico earn:

$70.13
an hour
$145,860
per year
Senior Composer Earnings

Senior Composers in New Mexico earn:

$28.17
an hour
$58,600
per year
Experienced Composer Earnings

Experienced Composers in New Mexico earn:

$22.12
an hour
$46,010
per year
Junior Composer Earnings

Junior Composers in New Mexico earn:

$19.50
an hour
$40,570
per year
Starting Composer Earnings

Starting Composers in New Mexico earn:

$8.95
an hour
$18,620
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Composer salary comparison

Composers earn more than 60% percent of Arts careers in New Mexico. Composer salaries are in the top 63% of all careers in New Mexico.

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Museum Conservator Salary in New Mexico $40k
Music Therapist Salary in New Mexico $36k
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Source:

Historical salary for Composers in New Mexico

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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