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Music Therapist Salaries

94 SalariesUpdated Jan 18, 2021

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$44,300 / yr
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How much does a Music Therapist make?

The national average salary for a Music Therapist is $44,300 in United States. Filter by location to see Music Therapist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 94 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Music Therapist employees.

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Music Therapist - Hourly

METRO MUSIC THERAPY

$25/hr

Range: $18 - $35

15 salaries

$25/hr
$18$35

Music Therapist

Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care

$52,866/yr

Range: $40K - $64K

6 salaries

$52,866/yr
$40K$64K

Music Therapist - Hourly

Music Institute of Chicago

$17/hr

Range: $17 - $19

6 salaries

$17/hr
$17$19

Music Therapist - Hourly

Heartland Hospice

$26/hr

Range: $21 - $30

4 salaries

$26/hr
$21$30

Music Therapist

Great Lakes Caring

$48,284/yr

Range: $43K - $55K

4 salaries

$48,284/yr
$43K$55K

Music Therapist

Coalinga State Hospital

$71,169/yr

Range: $71K - $71K

4 salaries

$71,169/yr
$71K$71K

Music Therapist - Hourly

Heartsong Music Therapy

$29/hr

Range: $29 - $29

4 salaries

$29/hr
$29$29

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Music Therapist - Hourly

Behavior Services & Therapy

$21/hr

Range: $18 - $27

4 salaries

$21/hr
$18$27

Music Therapist - Hourly

Indiana University Health

$23/hr

Range: $21 - $23

3 salaries

$23/hr
$21$23

Music Therapist

Albert Einstein Healthcare Network

$46,281/yr

Range: $46K - $46K

3 salaries

$46,281/yr
$46K$46K

Music Therapist

Little Sprouts

$39,559/yr

Range: $38K - $46K

3 salaries

$39,559/yr
$38K$46K

Music Therapist

Matheny Medical and Educational Center

$38,587/yr

Range: $38K - $49K

3 salaries

$38,587/yr
$38K$49K

Music Therapist - Hourly

Meaningful Day Services

$19/hr

Range: $11 - $21

3 salaries

$19/hr
$11$21

Music Therapist - Hourly

Institute for Music and Neurologic Function

$39/hr

Range: $36 - $39

3 salaries

$39/hr
$36$39

Music Therapist - Hourly

Joyful Music Therapy

$19/hr

Range: $16 - $20

3 salaries

$19/hr
$16$20

Music Therapist

Spectrum Creative Arts

$28,898/yr

Range: $29K - $33K

3 salaries

$28,898/yr
$29K$33K

Music Therapist - Hourly

HCR ManorCare

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$20 - $23hourly

2 salaries

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$20 - $23hourly
$20$23

Music Therapist - Hourly

Nationwide Children's Hospital

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$22 - $26hourly

2 salaries

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$22 - $26hourly
$22$26

Music Therapist - Hourly

VITAS Healthcare

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$22 - $26hourly

2 salaries

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$22 - $26hourly
$22$26

Music Therapist

NC Department of Health and Human Services

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$38K - $46K

2 salaries

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$38K - $46K
$38K$46K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent music therapist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$34
hourly
A Music Therapist in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$40,000
per year
A Music Therapist in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$49,000
per year
A Music Therapist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $49,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$41,000
per year
A Music Therapist in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $41,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Hospital
$2,998
per year
A Music Therapist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $2,998 per year
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$55,932
per year
A Music Therapist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $55,932 per year
Additional Pay
$9k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$28
hourly
A Music Therapist in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$27
hourly
A Music Therapist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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