Music Directors and Composers

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Occupation Description

Music directors and composers orchestrate instrumental or vocal performances by musical groups. This job title includes composers, choral directors, arrangers, and orchestrators.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

24940

Job Openings By 2020

32200

Growth Rate

10.2%

Required Education

Bachelor's degree
Specific Programs:
Bachelors Degree in Music

Required Work Experience

1 to 5 years

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth