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How much does a Music Therapist make in New York?

Average Music Therapist Hourly Wage in New York

Music Therapists earn a median hourly wage of $25.70. Hourly wages typically start from $16.90 and go up to $36.03.

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

Average Music Therapist Yearly Salary in New York

Music Therapists earn a median salary of $53,460 per year. Salaries typically start from $35,150 and go up to $74,950.

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

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Salary Satisfaction

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Music Therapists average a score of 3.1 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Music Therapists in the 65th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Music Therapist Earnings by Seniority

Top End Music Therapist Earnings

The highest earning Music Therapists in New York earn:

$36.03
an hour
$74,950
per year
Senior Music Therapist Earnings

Senior Music Therapists in New York earn:

$30.73
an hour
$63,920
per year
Experienced Music Therapist Earnings

Experienced Music Therapists in New York earn:

$25.70
an hour
$53,460
per year
Junior Music Therapist Earnings

Junior Music Therapists in New York earn:

$20.64
an hour
$42,920
per year
Starting Music Therapist Earnings

Starting Music Therapists in New York earn:

$16.90
an hour
$35,150
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Music Therapist salary comparison

Music Therapists earn less than 64% percent of Health careers in New York. Music Therapist salaries are in the top 56% of all careers in New York.

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Historical salary for Music Therapists in New York

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