How much does a Luthier make in the United States?

Average Luthier Yearly Salary in the United States

Luthiers earn an average yearly salary of $29,049. Salaries typically start from $12,560 and go up to $44,000.

Average Luthier Hourly Wage in the United States

Luthiers earn an average hourly wage of $13.97. Hourly wages typically start from $6.04 and go up to $21.15.

Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Salary Satisfaction

3.2
SCORE
53
RATINGS
Luthiers average a score of 3.2 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Luthiers in the 68th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Luthier Earnings by Seniority

Top End Luthier Earnings

The highest earning Luthiers in the United States earn:

$21.15
an hour
$44,000
per year
Senior Luthier Earnings

Senior Luthiers in the United States earn:

$16.91
an hour
$35,180
per year
Experienced Luthier Earnings

Experienced Luthiers in the United States earn:

$13.00
an hour
$27,040
per year
Junior Luthier Earnings

Junior Luthiers in the United States earn:

$9.31
an hour
$19,360
per year
Starting Luthier Earnings

Starting Luthiers in the United States earn:

$6.04
an hour
$12,560
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Luthier Salary Comparison

Luthiers earn more than 15% percent of similar careers in the United States.

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Music Business Manager Salary $34k
Music Artist Salary $32k
Music Promoter Salary $31k
Luthier Salary $29k
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Lyricist Salary $19k
Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)