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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.

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