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What is the average salary for Music Teachers in the United States?

Music Teachers earn an average salary of $75,350 per year. Salaries typically start from $32,540 and go up to $128,330.

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

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Highest

The top 10% of Music Teachers in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $128,330 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Music Teachers in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $88,880 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Music Teachers in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $64,300 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Music Teachers in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $46,260 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Music Teachers in the United States earn:

N/A an hour $32,540 per year

Historical salary for Music Teachers in the United States

Music Teacher salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Music Teacher Salary in New York - $111,960 # 1
Music Teacher Salary in California - $89,290 # 2
Music Teacher Salary in Maryland - $86,540 # 3
Music Teacher Salary in Connecticut - $84,470 # 4
Music Teacher Salary in Massachusetts - $84,440 # 5
Music Teacher Salary in New Jersey - $84,290 # 6
Music Teacher Salary in Alaska - $82,060 # 7
Music Teacher Salary in Maine - $77,040 # 8
Music Teacher Salary in District of Columbia - $76,630 # 9
Music Teacher Salary in New Hampshire - $74,620 # 10
Music Teacher Salary in Rhode Island - $74,040 # 11
Music Teacher Salary in Oregon - $73,580 # 12
Music Teacher Salary in Ohio - $73,530 # 13
Music Teacher Salary in Kentucky - $72,970 # 14
Music Teacher Salary in Florida - $71,820 # 15
Music Teacher Salary in Michigan - $70,740 # 16
Music Teacher Salary in Kansas - $70,590 # 17
Music Teacher Salary in Pennsylvania - $69,250 # 18
Music Teacher Salary in Minnesota - $68,450 # 19
Music Teacher Salary in North Dakota - $68,160 # 20
Music Teacher Salary in New Mexico - $67,790 # 21
Music Teacher Salary in Indiana - $67,770 # 22
Music Teacher Salary in Utah - $64,890 # 23
Music Teacher Salary in Georgia - $64,410 # 24
Music Teacher Salary in Virginia - $64,200 # 25
Music Teacher Salary in Arizona - $63,760 # 26
Music Teacher Salary in Vermont - $63,720 # 27
Music Teacher Salary in Hawaii - $63,310 # 28
Music Teacher Salary in Iowa - $63,290 # 29
Music Teacher Salary in Missouri - $62,740 # 30
Music Teacher Salary in West Virginia - $62,670 # 31
Music Teacher Salary in Delaware - $61,620 # 32
Music Teacher Salary in Illinois - $61,440 # 33
Music Teacher Salary in Texas - $60,990 # 34
Music Teacher Salary in Nebraska - $60,770 # 35
Music Teacher Salary in North Carolina - $60,550 # 36
Music Teacher Salary in Alabama - $59,370 # 37
Music Teacher Salary in South Dakota - $58,950 # 38
Music Teacher Salary in Washington - $58,470 # 39
Music Teacher Salary in Wisconsin - $57,750 # 40
Music Teacher Salary in Arkansas - $57,630 # 41
Music Teacher Salary in Wyoming - $57,220 # 42
Music Teacher Salary in Mississippi - $56,420 # 43
Music Teacher Salary in South Carolina - $54,080 # 44
Music Teacher Salary in Colorado - $53,450 # 45
Music Teacher Salary in Louisiana - $53,210 # 46
Music Teacher Salary in Montana - $52,650 # 47
Music Teacher Salary in Nevada - $52,580 # 48
Music Teacher Salary in Tennessee - $50,770 # 49
Music Teacher Salary in Idaho - $50,740 # 50
Music Teacher Salary in Oklahoma - $50,280 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics