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What is the average salary for Music Therapists in California?

Music Therapists earn an average hourly wage of $28.72. Hourly wages typically start from $14.60 and go up to $39.61. Music Therapists earn an average salary of $59,730 per year. Salaries typically start from $30,370 and go up to $82,380.

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 Therapists in California earn:

$39.61 an hour $82,380 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Music Therapists in California earn:

$36.37 an hour $75,640 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Music Therapists in California earn:

$30.57 an hour $63,590 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Music Therapists in California earn:

$18.74 an hour $38,990 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Music Therapists in California earn:

$14.60 an hour $30,370 per year

Historical salary for Music Therapists in California

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