Music Director Salaries in United States

74 SalariesUpdated May 14, 2021

Average Base Pay
$44,101 / yr
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How much does a Music Director make?

The national average salary for a Music Director is $44,101 in United States. Filter by location to see Music Director salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 74 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Music Director employees.

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Music Director - Hourly

School of Rock

$20/hr

Range: $13 - $27

11 salaries

$20/hr
$13$27

Music Director

CRANEHILL LEARNING SERVICES

$56,724/yr

Range: $33K - $57K

5 salaries

$56,724/yr
$33K$57K

Music Director

United Methodist Church

$15,541/yr

Range: $15K - $53K

4 salaries

$15,541/yr
$15K$53K

Music Director

Little Flock Church

$44,781/yr

Range: $45K - $45K

4 salaries

$44,781/yr
$45K$45K

Music Director - Hourly

The Salvation Army

$27/hr

Range: $27 - $27

3 salaries

$27/hr
$27$27

Music Director

APM Music

$83,940/yr

Range: $69K - $85K

3 salaries

$83,940/yr
$69K$85K

Music Director

PanCom

$59,751/yr

Range: $60K - $60K

3 salaries

$59,751/yr
$60K$60K

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Music Director

Varna Intl Conductors Wkshp

$51,069/yr

Range: $51K - $51K

3 salaries

$51,069/yr
$51K$51K

Music Director - Hourly

First United Methodist Church of Ann Arbor

$21/hr

Range: $16 - $21

3 salaries

$21/hr
$16$21

Music Director

Royal Academy-Performing Arts

$46,377/yr

Range: $46K - $46K

3 salaries

$46,377/yr
$46K$46K

Music Director - Monthly Contractor

Carnival

$3,027/mo

Range: $3K - $3K

3 salaries

$3,027/mo
$3K$3K

Music Director - Hourly

IMMANUEL PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

$24/hr

Range: $10 - $24

3 salaries

$24/hr
$10$24

Music Director

Eureka Productions

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$31K - $46K

2 salaries

About
$31K - $46K
$31K$46K

Music Director - Hourly

GOD'S WILL CHURCH

About
$15 - $16hourly

2 salaries

About
$15 - $16hourly
$15$16

Music Director - Hourly

The Salvation Army

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$21 - $24hourly

2 salaries

About
$21 - $24hourly
$21$24

Music Director - Hourly

THE KOREAN UNITED PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

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$13 - $14hourly

2 salaries

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$13 - $14hourly
$13$14

Music Director

Newbury Park Adventist Academy

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$49K - $53K

2 salaries

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$49K - $53K
$49K$53K

Music Director

Westwood One

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$40K - $55K

2 salaries

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$40K - $55K
$40K$55K

Music Director - Hourly

NEW YORK MISSION CHURCH OF C & MA

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$13 - $19hourly

2 salaries

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$13 - $19hourly
$13$19

Music Director - Hourly

Saint Mary of the Falls Church

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$21 - $25hourly

2 salaries

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$21 - $25hourly
$21$25

Recent Salary Reports

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

$67,000
per year
A Director of Music Ministry in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$67,000
per year
A Director of Music Ministry in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$150
hourly
A Music Composer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $150 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$30
hourly
A Harmony Compositor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Contract
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$11
hourly
A Band Director in the Lake Charles, LA Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Lake Charles, LA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$84,000
per year
A Band Director in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $84,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
School / School District
$5,518
monthly
A Church Music Director in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $5,518 per month
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$27
hourly
A Compositor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$46,200
per year
A Band Director in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $46,200 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$60,000
per year
An Orchestra Director in the Waco, TX Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Waco, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District