Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Music Teacher make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$56,537 / yrTotal Pay
$39,676 / yrBase Pay
$16,861 / yrAdditional Pay

$56,537

 / yr
$10K$584K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Music Teacher is $56,537 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $39,676 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $16,861 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Music Teacher salary is $39,676. Salaries can range from $10,364 - $583,817. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Music Teacher in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $56,537.

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What are some related job titles for Music Teacher?

Some related job titles are Director of Choral Music Salaries with median pay of $57,861, Elementary Music Teacher Salaries with median pay of $58,480, Music Education Teacher Salaries with median pay of $63,671, Public School Music Teacher Salaries with median pay of $67,828.

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New York City Department of Education
3.5

New York City Department of Education

Music Teacher

$79,722

 /yr
Range: $54K - $109K

$54K

$109K

$53,524 - $109,074 Range

WyzAnt
4.1

WyzAnt

Music Teacher - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $30 - $30

$30

$30

$30 - $30 Range

Guitar Center
3.2

Guitar Center

Music Teacher

$32,612

 /yr
Range: $30K - $41K

$30K

$41K

$30,437 - $40,918 Range

La Petite Academy
2.9

La Petite Academy

Music Teacher

$36,104

 /yr
Range: $34K - $42K

$34K

$42K

$34,238 - $41,667 Range

School of Rock
3.6

School of Rock

Music Teacher - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $13 - $24

$13

$24

$13 - $24 Range

Bach to Rock
4.1

Bach to Rock

Music Teacher - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $15 - $24

$15

$24

$15 - $24 Range

Orchepia School Of Music
2.0

Orchepia School Of Music

Music Teacher - Hourly

$38

 /hr
Range: $35 - $39

$35

$39

$35 - $39 Range

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Orchepia School Of Music
2.0

$71,697

 /yr
Range: $60K - $80K

$60K

$80K

$59,677 - $80,447 Range

Childtime Learning Center
2.9

$37,852

 /yr
Range: $36K - $47K

$36K

$47K

$36,091 - $47,384 Range

Chicago Public Schools
3.3

$63,965

 /yr
Range: $58K - $72K

$58K

$72K

$58,441 - $71,659 Range

School District of Philadelphia
2.8

$49K

$98K

$49,056 - $97,532 Range

Fusion Academy
3.7

Fusion Academy

Music Teacher - Hourly

$8

$35

$8 - $35 Range

Music & Arts
3.2

Music & Arts

Music Teacher - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $13 - $73

$13

$73

$13 - $73 Range

Music & Arts
3.2

Music & Arts

Music Teacher - Hourly Contractor

$44

 /hr
Range: $12 - $68

$12

$68

$12 - $68 Range

Nobel Learning Communities
2.7

$47,908

 /yr
Range: $45K - $53K

$45K

$53K

$45,040 - $53,267 Range

Dallas Independent School District
3.3

$53K

$71K

$53,000 - $71,275 Range

BASIS.ed
3.4

BASIS.ed

Music Teacher

$49,732

 /yr
Range: $39K - $61K

$39K

$61K

$38,913 - $61,390 Range

Duval County Public Schools
3.1

$48,650

 /yr
Range: $47K - $63K

$47K

$63K

$46,581 - $63,248 Range

Opus 119
4.1

Opus 119

Music Teacher - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $29 - $34

$29

$34

$29 - $34 Range

Guitar Center
3.2

Guitar Center

Music Teacher - Hourly

$9

$35

$9 - $35 Range

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$53,000

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8 days ago by a Music Teacher with 10 to 14 years of experience

$25

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8 days ago by a Guitar Teacher with 1 to 3 years of experience

$39,600

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Music Teacher with 1 to 3 years of experience

$30

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9 days ago by a Suzuki Violin Teacher with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$25

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Board Certified Music Therapist with more than 15 years of experience

$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Music Teacher with 7 to 9 years of experience

$53,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Music Teacher with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Music Teacher salaries

The national average salary for a Music Teacher is $54,581 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Music Teacher salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 876 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Music Teacher employees.

The highest salary for a Music Teacher in United States is $79,715 per year.

The lowest salary for a Music Teacher in United States is $37,372 per year.

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