$50k $50k
82k 82k
3.2% 3.2%
3.8/5 3.8/5
Bachelors Bachelors

How much does a Conductor make in the United States?

Average Conductor Hourly Wage in the United States

Conductors earn a median hourly wage of $24.09. Hourly wages typically start from $10.01 and go up to $51.30.

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

Average Conductor Yearly Salary in the United States

Conductors earn a median salary of $50,110 per year. Salaries typically start from $20,820 and go up to $106,700.

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

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Salary Satisfaction

2.8
SCORE
60
RATINGS
Conductors average a score of 2.8 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Conductors in the 27th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Conductor Earnings by Seniority

Top End Conductor Earnings

The highest earning Conductors in the United States earn:

$51.30
an hour
$106,700
per year
Senior Conductor Earnings

Senior Conductors in the United States earn:

$33.90
an hour
$70,510
per year
Experienced Conductor Earnings

Experienced Conductors in the United States earn:

$24.09
an hour
$50,110
per year
Junior Conductor Earnings

Junior Conductors in the United States earn:

$16.84
an hour
$35,020
per year
Starting Conductor Earnings

Starting Conductors in the United States earn:

$10.01
an hour
$20,820
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Conductor salary comparison

Conductors earn more than 59% percent of Arts careers. Conductor salaries are in the top 63% of all careers in the United States.

Urban Planner Salary $70k
Film and Video Editor Salary $62k
Illustrator Salary $50k
Conductor Salary $50k
Music Therapist Salary $46k
Costume Designer Salary $36k
Engraver Salary $31k
Model Salary $27k
Motion Picture Projectionist Salary $22k
Source:

Historical salary for Conductors in the United States

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

Conductor salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Conductor Salary in New York $26.58 $55,300 # 1
Conductor Salary in Minnesota $27.48 $57,150 # 2
Conductor Salary in Massachusetts $28.72 $59,740 # 3
Conductor Salary in Vermont $24.99 $51,970 # 4
Conductor Salary in Florida $25.24 $52,500 # 5
Conductor Salary in Iowa $27.49 $57,190 # 6
Conductor Salary in Connecticut $22.89 $47,610 # 7
Conductor Salary in Washington $25.80 $53,660 # 8
Conductor Salary in New Jersey $23.09 $48,020 # 9
Conductor Salary in Virginia $26.48 $55,090 # 10
Conductor Salary in New Mexico $22.12 $46,010 # 11
Conductor Salary in Ohio $28.20 $58,650 # 12
Conductor Salary in Michigan $24.32 $50,580 # 13
Conductor Salary in Maryland $23.99 $49,890 # 14
Conductor Salary in Rhode Island $25.99 $54,060 # 15
Conductor Salary in Texas $24.67 $51,320 # 16
Conductor Salary in Georgia $27.24 $56,660 # 17
Conductor Salary in California $24.72 $51,420 # 18
Conductor Salary in Arizona $14.60 $30,360 # 19
Conductor Salary in Missouri $25.19 $52,390 # 20
Conductor Salary in New Hampshire $26.78 $55,690 # 21
Conductor Salary in Tennessee $20.80 $43,260 # 22
Conductor Salary in Louisiana $24.48 $50,920 # 23
Conductor Salary in Nebraska $26.67 $55,470 # 24
Conductor Salary in Wisconsin $25.53 $53,100 # 25
Conductor Salary in Indiana $23.28 $48,420 # 26
Conductor Salary in Pennsylvania $19.83 $41,240 # 27
Conductor Salary in Arkansas $23.61 $49,110 # 28
Conductor Salary in Colorado $21.82 $45,380 # 29
Conductor Salary in Illinois $21.18 $44,050 # 30
Conductor Salary in Mississippi $23.03 $47,890 # 31
Conductor Salary in Utah $18.89 $39,300 # 32
Conductor Salary in District of Columbia $19.65 $40,880 # 33
Conductor Salary in Kansas $22.01 $45,790 # 34
Conductor Salary in Oregon $18.66 $38,810 # 35
Conductor Salary in Kentucky $19.93 $41,460 # 36
Conductor Salary in South Carolina $19.05 $39,620 # 37
Conductor Salary in Oklahoma $17.82 $37,060 # 38
Conductor Salary in Idaho $16.22 $33,730 # 39
Conductor Salary in Hawaii $13.56 $28,200 # 40
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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