Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Drummer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$65,239 / yrTotal Pay
$41,556 / yrBase Pay
$23,683 / yrAdditional Pay

$65,239

 / yr
$27K$349K
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The estimated total pay for a Drummer is $65,239 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $41,556 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 $23,683 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.

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Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Drummer - Hourly
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$14 -$16

 hourly
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$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

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Royal Caribbean Group
4.3

Royal Caribbean Group

Drummer - Monthly Contractor

$2K

$3K

$2,461 - $2,672 Range

Self Employment & Entrepreneur Development Society
4.4

$24

$26

$24 - $26 Range

Self Employed

Drummer - Hourly Contractor
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$193 -$208

 hourly

$193

$208

$193 - $208 Range

Nissan
3.8

Nissan

Drummer - Hourly

$27

$29

$27 - $29 Range

Jacksonville Jaguars
4.5

Jacksonville Jaguars

Drummer - Hourly
About 

$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

Little Donkey
3.4

A$22K

A$24K

A$21,730 - A$23,803 Range

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Lowell Area Schools
5.0

Lowell Area Schools

Drummer - Hourly Contractor
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$24 -$26

 hourly

$24

$26

$24 - $26 Range

3.3

Raptor

Drummer
About 

$97K -$104K

$97K

$104K

$96,780 - $104,077 Range

Blueman
4.0

Blueman

Drummer - Hourly
About 

$21 -$23

 hourly

$21

$23

$21 - $23 Range

4.0

JOR Animation

Drummer - Monthly Intern
About 

$1K -$1K

$1K

$1K

$1,096 - $1,204 Range

Independant Teacher

Drummer - Hourly
About 

$61 -$65

 hourly

$61

$65

$61 - $65 Range

School of Rock
3.6

School of Rock

Drum Instructor - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $16 - $29

$16

$29

$16 - $29 Range

Guitar Center
3.2

Guitar Center

Drum Sales - Hourly

$9

$12

$9 - $12 Range

5.0

Meter Music School

Drum Teacher - Hourly
About 

$28 -$30

 hourly

$28

$30

$28 - $30 Range

Guitar Center
3.2

Guitar Center

Drum Sales - Hourly

$9

$10

$9 - $10 Range

4.2

Self Employed Chicago

Drum Teacher - Hourly
About 

$48 -$52

 hourly

$48

$52

$48 - $52 Range

Leander ISD
4.0

Leander ISD

Drum Teacher - Hourly

$27

$29

$27 - $29 Range

Bach to Rock
4.0

Bach to Rock

Drum Teacher - Hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

Escondido Union School District
3.7

Escondido Union School District

Drum Teacher - Hourly
About 

$29 -$32

 hourly

$29

$32

$29 - $32 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Drummer salaries

The national average salary for a Drummer is $41,015 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Drummer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 131 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Drummer employees.

The highest salary for a Drummer in United States is $66,575 per year.

The lowest salary for a Drummer in United States is $25,268 per year.

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